In January 2016, the Barrington School Committee approved changes to the school schedules, primarily to adopt later start times at the middle and high school. The Barrington School Committee has been actively exploring the issue of school start times since 2011. Barrington High School won the state Science Olympiad and Math Competition for 10 years in a row. BARRINGTON — “Are we looking at making any changes in (school) start times this fall?” asked School Committee member Anna S. Clancy. The Barrington School Committee starts exploring the issue of a healthy school start time. The Barrington School District is changing up start times in the fall. In January 2016, the School Committee voted to shift the high school from a 7:40 a.m. start to an 8:30 a.m. start for the 2016-2017 school year. Michael B. Messore III. In January 2016, the Barrington School Committee approved changes to the school schedules, primarily to adopt later start times at the middle and high school. Barrington, RI - More Barrington parents oppose than favor changing school start times, but the margin is small and many parents have no opinion. A Successful Vote! The Barrington Unit District 220 Board is open to staggering morning start times for middle and high school students. Elementary school times also would be adjusted. Barrington Public Schools will be a member of the international New Pedagogies for Deep Learning Network in 2019-2020. “No,” replied schools Supt. Barrington High School students head into the library about 6:50 a.m. March 2, 2016. In alignment with the Barrington 220 Board of Education's strategic value to create optimal time for learning, the district is adjusting start and end times for all schools beginning Fall 2017. 2016. In 2012, Healthy Start Times was added to the 2012 to 2017 Strategic Plan. 2016. As planned, the high school start time would be changed from 7:40 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. and the middle school, from 7:50 a.m. to 8:36 a.m.