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November 12, 2021 @ 11:00 am - 2:15 pm
Kindergarten to Year 4 will be heading to the Parkes Pool to participate in swimming safety and confidence lessons.
Years 3 & 4 will be swimming from 11am – 12pm (School pick up 10:45 return 12:15pm)
Years 1 & 2 will be swimming from 12pm – 1pm (School pick up 11:45 return 1:15pm)
Kindergarten will be swimming from 1pm – 2pm (School pick up 12:45 return 2:15pm)
As part of our K-4 PDH/PE Syllabus students participate in Swimming Lessons at least once a year to fulfil the following outcomes: Sports, Safe Living and Personal Health Choices. Swimming and pool safety is an important skill to master during the younger years especially with the increase in pool accidents involving children.
Dates: Friday 5th November and Friday 12th November 2021 (2 days only)
Travel: By bus from the School and returning to the School for the normal afternoon pickup routine.
Equipment Needed: Towel and Swimmers – For Girls: One piece swimmers or board shorts and rash vest. For Boys: board shorts and a rash vest.
Rash Shirts / T-Shirts MUST be worn by ALL students for sun safety. Students are requested to wear Sunscreen for sun safety as well.
Thongs or sandals to wear to and from the pool.
Goggles and Swim Cap optional.
Please provide a plastic bag to put wet items of clothing in at the end of the day.
PLEASE ENSURE ALL ITEMS ARE LABELLED CLEARLY WITH YOUR CHILD’S NAME.
All students will get changed before and after swimming at Parkes Christian School.