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Back to school

posted Jan 29, 2019, 1:26 PM by 2MG Real FM   [ updated Jan 29, 2019, 1:26 PM ]

The Majority of public-school children return to school across the region today for the 2019 year, with St Matthews Catholic school students returning to school tomorrow, along with the majority of Kindergarten students also starting their school life tomorrow.

Parents are however urged to check with their local school if unsure about starting days.

Kids helpline have provided a range of tips for parents to help getting kids back to school, this include Re-establishing healthy sleep patterns, with research suggesting that kids and teenagers need between 8 and 10 hours of sleep a night.

Boundaries in relation to technology use, being excited about the new change and Plan clothes and lunches the night before to avoid the early morning rush.