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
Related IEL Resources
- Tool Kit: Preschool Attendance Tool Kit
- Resource List: Attendance