Back to School Resources

Check out these great resources to help your child get ready for back to school!

The Online Registration Process DMPS now offers online registration for new and returning families. Proof of residence may be required, which can include a recent utility bill, a recent vehicle registration, recent DHS paperwork, a signed lease agreement or a notarized letter from your landlord. Click the link on the left to learn more about online registration.
2016-17 School Supply Lists Get a jump start on the new school year by getting school supplies for the Fall! Both English and Spanish versions are available.
Kids Health: Going Back to School for Kids Some kids feel nervous or a little scared on the first day of school because of all the new things: new teachers, new friends, and maybe even a new school. Luckily, these “new” worries only stick around for a little while. Let’s find out more about going back to school.
Kids.gov: Back to School 10 tips to get you ready for back to school from Kids.gov.
Nine steps to a smart start With a little planning, you can make going back to school simple and stress-free. As the lazy days of summer slip away, it will soon be time to put away the beach chairs and corner lemonade stands and prepare for going back to school. Here are some tips to make the transition easier.
Back to School: Start Smart! Whether your child is a first-timer or an old hand, explore these articles and resources to make this the best back-to-school season ever.
School Family: Back to School A great school year starts now! Make a smooth transition with our back-to-school tips and resources.
WebMD: Help Your Child Prepare for Back to School When summer winds down, it’s time to get ready for a new school year. Here are 9 ways you can help your child — and yourself — get ready to go back to school.
7 Things to Do in the Summer to Get Ready for Back to School Time Whether your child is starting kindergarten or going back to grade school, try these ideas to get your family ready to hit the ground running when fall comes.
The Family Center Preparing for “Back to School” After Summer Vacation
Top 10 Back To School Tips For Parents & Kids Even kids who have no qualms about going back to school suffer from mild to moderate stress. But worry not, as the tips mentioned below are highly effective in combating them.
17 Ways to Ease Back-to-School End-of-summer tricks guaranteed to make the first day at the bus stop less stressful