Friendly Schools helps build critical social and emotional skills, create positive, safe and supportive learning environments, and significantly reduce bullying in both primary and secondary schools.
Image (L-R) Student Councillors, Oliver James, Delilah Pritchard and Sofia with Onslow School Principal, Lisa Campbell.
SunSmart Schools recognise that UV levels peak in the middle of the day and that as the UV Index rises, the associated risk of skin damage also increases.
A SunSmart School has a sun protection policy and practices in place that aim to reduce over-exposure to UV. Cancer Council WA recommends implementing a sun protection policy when the UV levels are 3 or above.
The criteria to join the SunSmart Schools program are:
The Crunch&Sip® program is a nutrition education initiative available to all Western Australian primary schools.
Crunch&Sip® is a short break for students to crunch on vegies or fruit and sip on water in the classroom.
There are nearly 400 certified Crunch&Sip® schools in WA and Onslow School is one of them!
How to Crunch&Sip®: A guide for parents.
Crunch&Sip® encourages kids to eat more vegetables and fruit and reach for water, which helps teach them healthy habits from a young age. Crunch&Sip® should only occur during class time and is not designed to replace recess.
Check out the guide for parents’ factsheet for our latest Crunch&Sip® trade secret.
Visit www.crunchandsip.com.au for more information