Walk to School Week 2019

Happy National WOW Day 2019

Well done to all who took part in the walk this morning May 15th and a big thanks to the parents who lead the ‘buses’ to school. It was a perfect summer morning for fresh air and exercise. Congratulations to Ms Kelly’s 5th class who won the best participation with 96% of the class walking to school.

 

 

Next week is Walk to School Week 2019. We are inviting everyone to celebrate the week, which takes place from Monday, May 13th to Friday, May 17th. by walking or park ‘n striding to school with your child. Walk to School week celebrates the environmental, health, social and financial benefits of active travel on the school journey

Wednesday 15th is national WOW day and we will hold a WOW supervised by parents at 3 different meeting points. (Weather permitting).

 

There will be three meeting points where the ‘buses’ will leave.

Point 1: (for children living in Pairc na Habhainn estates, Cois na Crainn or Ballinacurra direction)

The Great Wall Restaurant @ 8.40am

Contact person leading the bus: Maria O’Brien

 

Point 2: (for children living in Cloyne Meadows and Churchtown south direction)

Car park by the Round Tower @8.40am

Contact person leading the bus: Catherina Blackmore

 

Point 3: (for children living in Traonach or Whitegate direction)

Outside Traonach @8.40 am

Contact person leading the bus: Donna Dempsey

 

Buses will meet at 8.40am and set off at 8.45am to walk to school. Children living closer to the school than the meetup points can join the buses along the way. All welcome – remember to wear your Hi-Viz vest!