The Los Alamos County Council recently issued a proclamation to draw attention to the issue.
Often unfinished homework and too little sleep are reasons students might say they don’t feel well on school mornings. When students see families involved in school activities or attending events, it lends importance to education.
“Let’s work together,” Dr. Kurt Steinhaus said. “Improving school attendance is not complicated, it takes commitment, communications, collaboration, and tailored approaches for each student.”