He hasn't said it yet,but I think the hard bit is fending for himself in school.
I think this has been the hard bit for my son as well. He feels very anxious, but he has managed fine without me. In fact the lock of his locker jammed the first time he tried to open it, and he had to make the running to and fro to arrange with the caretakers at the school to either fix it or replace it for him. He really did chase them around at luchtimes repeatedly, and finally yesterday he got his locker with a brand new lock on it. Plus running around the school giving letters from me to the administration department, the headmaster, admissions section and so much more..
I have to say I never expected him to be able to deal with these. But dealing he is...