Does lack of sleep affect you in school?

With sports, jobs, and homework many students have little time for sleep. LL asked students if a lack of sleep affects their performance in school.

Alison Casey, 9

“ Yes, because I fall asleep in my classes and teachers yell at me.”

Alec Smith, 10

“Yes, you have a lack of attention span and you are not as sensitive to your surroundings.”

Jake Norcross,11

“Lack of sleep leads to lack of focus.”

Corrine Deshon, 11

“ Yes, because it affects your performance on tests.”

Rich Farley, 11

“Yes, I find it hard to pay attention in class I have trouble taking notes.”

Breana Jemison, 12

“Yes, the lack of sleep affects my grades because I cannot stay awake to learn.