Boston school officials, facing mounting backlash from parents, civil rights leaders, and city councilors, announced Friday that they would reconsider new start and end times for schools next fall, but it remains unclear what kind of changes will be made.

Superintendent Tommy Chang informed families of the development in a letter Friday and said new bell schedules would be set in mid-January, which could create confusion for some families who would be in the midst of school registration for next fall.

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