After a school district changed its start time to 8 am, from 7:10 am, students are more engaged, reports the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

But not everyone is thrilled with the new schedule.

“I’m not a big fan of it. I like getting up earlier,” said Kaitlyn Lanemann, 12.

Last year when she was a sixth grader, school got out at 1:55 p.m. and Kaitlyn was home by 3 p.m. after extracurricular activities. Now she finishes up at 4 p.m., leaving less time for homework, especially when the St. Louis Blues are on television, she said.

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