An earlier start would give students more time to prepare for tests such as Advanced Placement, SAT, ACT, and other college or career applications. Opportunities with early summer employment and college readiness are also positive reasons for completing the school year earlier.
It should also be noted that fall sport teams, under the guides of CIF, have proposed moving up their competition schedules to begin the second and third weeks of August for the 2015-16 school year and beyond.
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