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Back to School Tips

Back to School. A tree of colored pencils sits 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

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Rocky Mount Housing Authority hopes that all of the kids have a wonderful school year ahead!