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Back to School Safety Tips

Back To School Tips, with colored pencils in the background.

The beginning of the school year is here, and kids are headed back to school! Help your child start the year on a positive note with these back-to-school tips.

  • Help your child get on a normal sleep schedule
  • Talk to your child about safety precautions when taking the bus, walking, or biking to school
  • Start the day off right with a nutritious breakfast to help your child stay focused through the day
  • Build good study and homework habits by limiting distractions such as TV and cell phones
  • Lay out clothes and get your backpack ready the night before to save time in the mornings

Check out even more back-to-school tips at www.HealthyChildren.org.

Van Buren Housing Authority hopes that all of the kids have a wonderful school year ahead!