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Backpack Policies in Twin Falls Schools [UPDATE]
UPDATE, Monday August 29th - The Twin Falls School District has just released the following statement.
The middle school leadership teams are also exploring the idea of letting students bring clear backpacks to help with carrying supplies and alleviating security concerns.
How Much Sleep Do Your Kids Really Need?
We are all prepared for school to start tomorrow, right? We've known this day was coming but none of us are 100% prepared. And nothing can prepare us for putting our kids to bed while it's still light outside. That being said, if you have any tricks please let me know.
How Much Did You Spend On School Supplies?
Ten years ago, you could buy your children's school supplies for under $40. If you use coupons, you might be able to buy your children's school supplies for under $40 this year. However, most Twin Falls parents report spending between $60 to $100 per child this year on school supplies…
Are School Fundraisers Appropriate for the Office?
With any sport or school activity, comes fund raising.  It's quite simple.  If we want to do the stuff, we have to chip in.  There's simply not enough money to go around to totally fund every group, club, sport and activity.  So... the kids raise funds.  …
What Time Should School Start in the Morning?
The first few weeks of school can be rough. The days are long, your kids don't want to go to bed before 9pm, and you don't want to wake them up at 6:30am. This begs the question: Is it just hard for the kids to wake up for the first few weeks, or does school start too early?

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