Smooth transition period - students who arrive at school with time to spare have the opportunity to settle into the classroom, prepare their materials and focus their minds on the lessons to come.
Important information - a typical school day starts with announcements and introductions to new lessons and concepts. Students who show up late may miss out on important details and be unprepared for future class events or key learning concepts.
Develops long-term positive habits - when students show up on time to school everyday, they develop the habit of being punctual with important commitments.
Self-esteem - arriving on time every day makes students feel good about themselves