Do you know where to find information such as orientation dates, the first day of school, bus stops, etc.?
Do you know what school supplies your child needs the first week?
Does your child have other things they need, whether it's a backpack, lunch bag, new clothes, after school care, etc.?
Do you have a quiet space set up at home where your child can do homework with few distractions?
Do you have supplies for regular homework tasks and special projects, whether it's pencils and paper, glue and poster board, or other items?
Are you helping your child transition their bedtime and morning to match what's needed for school days?
Do you have a morning routine planned that helps get everyone up, dressed, fed and off to school as easily as possible?
Have you set up a family calendar that you all can use to keep track of school events, after-school activities, test dates, appointments and other weekly items?
Have you talked to your kid about how they feel about the start of school?