Sunscreen and Mosquito Repellent

 

Following a discussion at our parent council last night we would like to clarify the procedures at Ralston School with respect to sunscreen and Mosquito repellent :

Aims:

Our aim at Ralston School is to ensure that children and staff are taking all precautions in order practice sun safety in line with policies and best practice.

At school we will:

Slip on a T shirt,

Slap on a hat and

Slop on some sunscreen.

As parents we ask that you:

 

 

We ask for your help to ensure that your children are safe in the good weather.

 

For further information about sun safety and mosquito safety here are some useful websites.

www.health.alberta.ca/health-info/stay-healthy-this-summer.html

http://www.sunsafeschools.co.uk/resources/

https://www.healthychildren.org/English/safety-prevention/at-play/Pages/Insect-Repellents.aspx

If you have further questions then please do not hesitate to come into school and talk with your child’s class teacher.