DRIVERS: Parent drivers are to meet at Barry Hall
@ 10AM for instruction & voucher pick-up.
Teachers bring class to dismissal area in front of school. Drivers meet teacher there, receive student car assignments and permission slips. (departure times are K & 1 @ 10:20 • 2 & 3 @ 10:25 • 4 & 5 @10:30 • 6, 7 & 8 @ 10:35)
10:20 -10:35 • Classes leave school for Santee Lakes
11:00 • Arrive at the lake
11:15 • Anthem and stretches
11:30 • Classes are called to begin walking
12:30 • Lunch is served
12:45 • Lunch and play time
1:15 • Kindergarten departs for school
1:45 • Clean-up
• Begin departures for school
(grades 1 through 8 -lower grades first)
• Students return to classrooms for roll call
• Popsicles distributed by classroom
2:15-2:30 • Dismissal from classrooms
DRESS: Uniform shorts, Walkathon t-shirt and comfortable shoes with socks. Students who do not have a Walkathon shirt are to wear their regular uniform shirts.
LUNCH: Lunches will be pre-ordered and prepaid. A sack lunch must be brought if a boxed lunch was not ordered. (All lunches will be eaten at the park.)
WALK: • Each class must stay together for the entire walk.
• Must stay on the path at all times (important)
• Be considerate of other people who may be walking or enjoying the lakes
• Lunches will be passed out as each class returns from the walk.
REMEMBER: √ walk only (no running) -important! √ Students bring their water bottles from school √ hat or visors for sun protection (may be worn during the walk and picnic only) √ sunscreen (no electronic devices - no cell phones - no littering)
We invite parents to enjoy the afternoon at the lake after lunch.
Bring blankets and chairs if you wish for lunch. Picnic tables are also available.
Drivers that are car-pooling (must have 3 Academy students)
will receive parking fee vouchers at the 10am drivers meeting in Barry Hall.
All other drivers must pay $3.00 at the lake entrance.