Life Back to School
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Every parent can admit to dropping off their kid a few minutes after the bell has chimed at least once. Usually there’s a totally mundane reason for the tardiness—extra heavy traffic or an alarm that didn’t go off. Your little one’s attendance score gets marked with a ‘late’ and you semi-apologize for the sub-par behaviour during the next parent-teacher interviews. No harm, no foul.

But for some Canadian parents, getting their offspring to school on time is like being forced to army crawl through a muddy obstacle course. To celebrate this back to school season, we asked 11 very real parents to share the craziest reasons their kids have been late for school. Turns out angry wildlife is a real threat for rural pupils…