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Audra421 March 26, 2013


I am a single mom to my 8-year-old son. I am not only my son's mom but also do the role of dad, have since the day he was born. He is in the... More » 

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TeggerWard April 29, 2013


I am also a single mom to an 8 year old. We switched schools this year and did not know anyone at the school. It takes... More »

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TeacherParent May 19, 2013


Are you the only single mother in the class? That's usually not the case but you can ask the teacher to suggest some... More »

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myricksm April 15, 2013


My son is a high functioning autistic child in kindergarten. We would like to relocate to a better school district in the Central/Southern New Jersey... More » 

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Dannyac March 21, 2013


My 5 year old needs bootcamp he is as smart as a 10 year old and he can minupulate and everything.. people say he is only 5 he might not know better... More » 

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Audra421 March 26, 2013


I remember when those words use to come out of my mouth. With so much frustration in my voice and being at my wits end.... More »

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TeacherParent April 15, 2013


It would help to know how he demonstrates his disrespect in school. Does he dislike school in general? Does he like any... More »

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audthad March 17, 2013


We are considering moving to Asheville NC and are looking for recommendations concerning Middle Schools in the area for my son. Any recommendations/feedback?... More » 

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MagnetMom March 20, 2013


Hi audthad, and welcome to GreatSchools Parent Community. Have you checked out http://www.greatschools.org/find-schools/... More »

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boy2fly March 19, 2013


My 11 year old is in 6th grade. At my 11 year olds son middle school and elementary they allow cell phones during times when the students aren't... More » 

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Fab415 January 14, 2013


Fab415 4 minutes ago | EditReport it I struggle to write this As am in disbelief that I face a similar situation. But I need help and advice... More » 

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LisaLisa2 March 3, 2013


I agree! It definitely sounds like ADD. 1) see the website of Dr. Ed Hallowell, http://www.drhallowell.com/ 2)... More »

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tinapasq March 4, 2013


I wish I caught this post sooner. You didn't say which JC he is attending, (some JC athletic programs are better than... More »

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FGRANATO February 10, 2013


I'm looking to move to Tustin CA in the future. I'm looking for a good public or private school. I'd appreciate any and all feedback.

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MagnetMom February 10, 2013


Hi FGRANTO, and welcome to GreatSchools Parent Community. Orange County, CA is well-known for its phenomenal... More »

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poderosa January 30, 2013


Hi I am desperately looking for a public/charter middle and high school for my 11 and 13 year old. In Boca Raton area. PLEASE HELP!!!!

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MagnetMom February 1, 2013


Hi poderosa, and welcome to GreatSchools parent community, Here's a great place to get started: http://www.greatschools.org/f... More »

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leonat January 24, 2013


My daughter attends a private, christian school in Baltimore County. She is in the 1st grade. She has a little girl classmate, who is also in her... More » 

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TeacherParent January 28, 2013


Tell the teacher - don't lay blame or fault and explain that the girls are friends but that your daughter doesn't... More »

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leonat January 28, 2013


Thank you so much for all of your comments. I have a parent/teacher conference on 2/1/2013 (for the regular,... More »

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elrodthomas January 3, 2013


Does anybody ever worry about the cost with sending their kids to private school and what the consequences could be on future money needs? (college,... More » 

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tammieflick January 15, 2013


I agree 100% with MagnetMom! My daughter attended a charter school in TX and both attend a magnet school here in LA. In... More »

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TeacherParent January 28, 2013


Yes, private school is a huge financial commitment. Many people who might otherwise send their children to private school... More »


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