Back to school 2004 nears
August 19, 2004
Dist. 55 Superintendent
School will be starting in a few weeks. This yearly ritual brings with it a mixture of feelings. It brings smiles to the faces of most parents, that is unless you are a kindergarten parent watching your first born head off to school. Students generally look forward to catching up on their summer activities with their old friends and they anxiously look forward to meeting new friends and their new teachers.
New beginnings are exciting and generally positive. However, they can also be very stressful for children. It is very important that the year get started on a po...