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ELLIOTT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL PLAYGROUND RULES

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					                      ELLIOTT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
                          PLAYGROUND RULES


                                            Slides
Swings
                                              Slide down, feet first & sitting up. Never
  Always sit in the swing facing forward.     head first on your back or stomach.
  No standing or kneeling allowed.            Never slide in groups.
  Hold on with both hands.                    Make sure bottom of the slide is clear
  Stop completely before getting off.         before sliding down.
                                            Climbing Equipment
  Students may not push other students
  on the swings.                              Use both hands. When you drop from the
                                              bars, bend knees and land on both feet.
  Keep a safe distance from swings in
                                              When climbing down, watch for those
  use!
                                              climbing up—never race across or try to
Important….please read:                       reach for bars that are too far ahead.
                                              No standing on top of or jumping from
  Shoes must be worn at all times.
                                              playground equipment.
  Students are not allowed to bring                  Playground Supervision
  their own toys or sports
  equipment from home unless                  Stay in reasonable proximity to the areas
  requested by teacher.                       of activity.
                                              On warm days, always test the
   When the bell rings or the whistle
                                              temperature of slides and other
   blows, stop play immediately and           equipment before allowing students on
   walk to your line.                         the equipment.
                                              Keep all students within sight. If you
                                              can not see the students, the students
                                              are not being properly supervised.

                                              Be present, be attentive—do not become
                                              distracted from supervision of the
                                              students.

                                              Never move an injured child. If a broken
                                              bone is suspected or the child is unable
                                              to move, send a runner to the office
                                              immediately!
                                             A crowded playground can be a dangerous
                                             playground. If adequate supervision is not
                                             visible, please call for assistance from the
                                                                office.

				
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