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Is your 5 year old excited for school?

mine is! we're registering him tomorrow! i always said i wouldn't cry... but when i see him walking away from me in september i know i'll be a mess. :)

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juliness

Asked by juliness at 3:59 PM on Mar. 10, 2011 in School-Age Kids (5-8)

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  • YES!  WHOOT WHOOT!  It's so very exciting!  He talks about it all the time! 

    MrsHouston47302

    Answer by MrsHouston47302 at 4:04 PM on Mar. 10, 2011

  • aww!! my son started kindergarten this past fall.. he was sooo excited and he was so happy to start! it was really quiet the first couple days (my 3 year old also started preschool the same day).. it was lonely.
    3HappylKidds

    Answer by 3HappylKidds at 4:07 PM on Mar. 10, 2011

  • awwww i know my middle son is almost 4 and i almost think it might be harder on him :( but at least he gets to go next year in the same school at least. the middle one is my shy guy but my oldest is mr social butterfly! sigh :)
    juliness

    Comment by juliness (original poster) at 4:10 PM on Mar. 10, 2011

  • And it's okay if your a mess!  This is your baby going out into the world!  I'm going to shed some tears too, lol.

    MrsHouston47302

    Answer by MrsHouston47302 at 4:14 PM on Mar. 10, 2011

  • My ds will be going to preschool in the fall, and I'm going to be a mess.... We have never left him with anyone but family. I don't think he understands the school thing yet, but he gets excited when I ask if he wants to go play at school with some other kids..
    BabyBugsmama

    Answer by BabyBugsmama at 4:17 PM on Mar. 10, 2011

  • I cried, every time one of mine started. You will cry! And its OK
    greenbeanmoma

    Answer by greenbeanmoma at 9:02 PM on Mar. 10, 2011

  • Good job mom!! Don't let him see you cry!!
    kamore

    Answer by kamore at 2:30 PM on Mar. 11, 2011

  • Mine was. :)
    KTMOM

    Answer by KTMOM at 11:21 PM on Mar. 11, 2011

  • Yes! Mine is in kinder now, but he's very excited to finally get to "grades" next year.
    Pnukey

    Answer by Pnukey at 8:25 PM on Mar. 14, 2011

  • Yes, my daughter starts school this fall and she is really excited.
    heathermichelle

    Answer by heathermichelle at 2:53 PM on Mar. 17, 2011

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