Get Them to School Every Day
Preschool is the ideal time to stress the importance of consistent on-time attendance and encourage strong attendance habits
- Be enthusiastic!
Talk often to your kids about why school is important.
- Be consistent
Set a regular bedtime and morning routine.
- Be prepared
Lay out clothes and pack lunches and backpacks the night before.
- Be flexible
Make a plan for getting to school in case something comes up.
Adapted from Attendance Works
Setting(s) for which the article is intended:
- Child Care Center
- Family Child Care
- Preschool Program
- Parents / Family
- Teachers / Service providers
Age Levels (the age of the children to whom the article applies):
- Preschoolers (Age 3 Through Age 5)