to school can be an exciting and sometimes anxious time. To help make the
transition as smooth as possible, we are sharing a few tips from our Student
Services team based on Dr. Bruce Perry’s, Creating an Emotionally Safe
- Parents and caregivers should
try to keep the first few weeks of school simple. Repeat the schedule many
times. Once a child feels comfortable with the school day, flexibility and
change can more easily be introduced.
the importance of good nutrition and proper rest. Children
learn best when they are well rested and fed.
- Watch for a
child's overload point. Let children find a quiet
space when they seem to be overwhelmed.
In Pembina Trails we are proud to offer many layers of support for our
students. Our staff work closely with a wide variety of professionals
including, but not limited to, counsellors, therapists and psychologists.
more about how our team can help.