CAMDEN COUNTY, Ga. -- Students and parents will have to cope with adjusted operating times for public schools in Camden County for the 2017-2018 school year.

Camden County educators adjusted future operating times earlier this year in order to overcome a bus driver shortage, gain instructional time in the classroom and cut down on absences from late period classes.

New school times:

  • Elementary Schools:
    Start time: 8:30 a.m. Dismissal: 3:30 p.m.
  • Middle Schools:
    Start time: 7:40 a.m. Dismissal: 2:40 p.m.
  • High School:
    Start time: 7:25 a.m. Dismissal: 2:25 p.m.

The first day of school for students in Camden County is Thursday, August 3.

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