I think I confused a lot of people with the past two blog posts, 8:45 and Hmm
Let me clarify, on Wed, before Yaya left for school she let me know that she and her friends are going to city to learn dancing and her brother picked her up from the bus stop. On Thur, she assumed I would know that she is still going for dance lessons ( the lessons are on wed and thur, but I had no idea) in the city and didn’t tell me and had to walk back home alone. On Friday, she called me on the dot of 5 to tell me that she will be home in an hour.
Yesterday, I received a call from Yaya’s Spanish.teacher. First of all I am terrified, every time I receive a call from the school. There is never a good reason for the school to call a parent and I am very weary of phone calls from the school. I imagined all sorts of terrible things that could have happened to my children in that split second after I said “hello”
“Is everything Ok?” I asked
“Of course” He replied. ” I just wanted to know if you are enrolling your youngest child for Spanish lessons next year, because the admissions are closing soon”
I don’t know why I am like this. I applied for Yaya’s admission to high school in April for the next year. So was for my son. I completely forgot about my youngest child and the school had to call me to remind me. There is no reasonable excuse for my behaviour.
I had to make a trip to the school yesterday evening to sort out Baby’s admission and the Principal tells me ( probably she saw how upset I was and felt the need to placate me) that usually there are parents who come a week before school starts to apply for their youngest child’s admission.
I am still very annoyed and angry with myself.