Mankato Area Public Schools have established school day schedules for the 2020-2021 school year. District officials say MAPS preschool will begin at eight a.m. The Elementary school day will be eight a.m. until 2:30, Bridges Community School will run from 8:20 until 2:50, middle schools will run from 8:35 until 3:20 and the high school day will be 8:45 until 3:35. District officials say the new school times reflect the district’s transition to a new two-tiered busing system.