School is going back into session.

It's August 5th and students are already getting back into the classrooms in Iberia Parish. On Monday, St. Mary Parish public schools will welcome back its students as well.

In this excellent video from the St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office, law enforcement officers throughout the department give some back to school safety tips.

The video is well shot and shows deputies throughout different areas of the parish talking about the following subjects and how they relate to students going back to school.

  • Speeding and passing vehicles in a school zone
  • Cell phones while driving in a school zone
  • School buses
  • Sex offender registry link
  • Car seats
  • Bullying
  • Emergency response drills