Checklist for first day of school

Get kids ready for start of school year

Published On: Jul 23 2011 10:03:30 PM EDT   Updated On: Aug 28 2013 10:06:08 AM EDT

The first day of school can be an exciting, stressful and chaotic day for parents and students.

To help your son or daughter get off to a good start, make sure all of the necessary preparations have been made.

The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends taking the following steps before the first day of school: