MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - Montgomery public schools announced changes to the start and dismissal times to all schools.
Elementary schools will start at 8am and end at 3pm.
Middle/Junior High schools will begin at 7:45am and dismiss at 2:45pm.
High schools start at 8am and end at 3:15pm.
All magnet schools, except Loveless and Baldwin, start at 8:30am and dismiss at 3:30pm. Loveless Magnet will start at 7:20am and end at 2:30pm.
Baldwin Middle Magnet begins at 7:10am and ends at 2:25pm.
The changes were made to abide by new state transportation rules for magnet students, and will require most of the over 450 bus routes to be modified or lose a million dollars in state funding. The system will offer a hotline for questions closer to the start of school.