First Day Of School
Cornell Wheeler said he had fun this summer, but he’s looking forward to seventh grade starting today. He said he’s trying to improve his grades and cut out tardiness. “I’m ready for the challenge,” he said.
If the first couple of days are any indication, attendance at Detroit Public Schools is at an all-time high.
The first day of school feels to children the way the first day on a job feels to parents, a bit stressful. The two best ways to prepare your children for a less stressful first day is to change as many unknown factors to known and provide positive support.