Getting off to a good start for a new school year can influence children’s attitude, confidence, and performance both socially and academically. The transition from August to September can be difficult for both children and parents. Even children who are excited to return to class must adjust to greater levels of activity, structure, and, for some, pressures associated with school life. Below are some tips to consider as you ease into the school year:
Do you have an hour a week to volunteer to help a child develop their skills? Become a mentor or docent! We are looking to develop a small army of volunteers to actively support Wilkes students in developing world class math, reading and writing skills. Contact Principal Whitney Skarbek -firstname.lastname@example.org We can likely arrange a volunteer opportunity to match your interests and schedule.