School Messages, Requests and Demands for Money

Am I the only one who seems to be drowning in paperwork, messages and admin from the school?

I appreciate that we are now half way through this academic year and that things are ramping up (especially for my eldest, who in Year 2 soon faces the STATS week in May). I also get that I may end up receiving more messages because I have two children at school (who knows how you cope if you have three or four kids at the same school). But is it really necessary to bombard several different messages throughout the same day? Working as a freelancer, I spend most of my time at home and yet I still find all of the messages overwhelming, so I have no idea how those parents who both work full time can keep up.

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