(PRESS RELEASE) – District II presents its 9th Annual Fun Walk Activity on Thursday January 11, 2018 under the theme “Building Healthy Bodies to Sustain Energetic Minds.”
Approximately one thousand (1000) students from the following schools are due to participate in this walk: Gordon & Walcott Memorial Methodist, Camille Henry Memorial, Carmen Rene Memorial, Morne Du Don Government, Vide Bouteille Primary, Canon Laurie Anglican Primary, Castries Anglican Infant, St. Mary’s College, Castries Comprehensive Secondary, Sir Ira Simmons Secondary, Vide Bouteille Secondary and S.D.A. Academy. Students will be accompanied by Principals, teachers, parents and health personnel. This activity is scheduled to commence from 10:00 a.m.
The Annual Fun Walk will commence at the Camille Henry Memorial School Grounds and then turn left turn onto Lanse Road, right turn onto Desir Avenue, left turn by Serenity Park, right turn up Mac Vane Road, left turn onto Crick Road, turn left down Julian Charles Road, left turn onto Mc Vane Road, left turn back onto Crick Road, turn left straight down Julian Charles Road, right turn onto Desir Avenue, left turn onto Maurice Mason Avenue, right turn onto Carnation Drive, left turn onto Hibiscus Crescent, right turn onto Lance Road, ending at the Camille Henry Memorial School Grounds.
The activity is used to jump-start sporting activities in the second term of the academic year and to inculcate an awareness of the importance of physical activity towards healthy lifestyle.