Oct 142012
 

A"walking school bus" forms up in Southport to promote the healthfulness of walking to school

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER NEWSPAPER — OCT 10, 2012 –

Students at Southport Elementary participated in “National Walk to School Day” last Wednesday. Southport is one of the schools working in conjunction with “WalkSacramento” to promote the healthy benefits of walking to school.

   Many students also participated in a walking school bus that day that began and Summerfield Park, all students were  provided with a healthy snack, donated by Cliff Bar, once they arrived at school. Cliff Bar also provided a fun sign for all students to sign to celebrate National Walk to School Day 2012.

For more information about WalkSacramento please visit their website at WalkSacramento.org.

Photo & information from Angela Cook, Southport Elementary School parent leader

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Copyright News-Ledger 2012

Steve Marschke

Steve Marschke