Monday, January 15, 2018
Student safety is our first
priority, and although we do allow “crazy carpets” and soft sleds at
our school, we do not allow hard sleds, two-person sleds or snow racers.
We do supervise sledding and we remind students of safety rules on a
We want to inform parents that if students are
sledding at school, Ophea (the Ontario Physical and Health Education
Association) recommends that they should wear a properly fitted (as per
manufacturer's guidelines) and properly worn CSA-approved hockey helmet
or snow sport helmet certified by a recognized safety standards
If you send a sled and helmet (optional) to school
with your child, you are giving permission for your child to take part
in this activity.