It is sometimes called the “silly season” but every year we encounter the same types of problems at this time of the year.
Student friendship groups seem to deteriorate, especially with some of the older students moving to high school. This results in:
WHY DOES THIS OCCUR!
There are many reasons but the most common are:
WHAT CAN WE DO?
We will follow our usual processes around student conduct and codes of behaviour
WHAT CAN YOU DO?
Listen to your children and talk to them about their response. Accept their issues as they believe them to be true.
Ask them some crucial questions around their friendships to determine whether it is serious or a “one off” issue.
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