Walk and Roll to School Days is a great way to encourage the school community to use active transportation to get to and from school by walking or biking on designated days throughout the school year. Walking and Rolling to school is not only FUN, but can help students increases physical activity, learn safe bicycling and pedestrian skills, build confidence, foster relationships, and arrive to school alert, focused and ready to learn. More students and families walking and biking to school supports a school districts efforts in creating a cleaner school environment by reducing vehicle emissions, and safe, walkable neighborhoods that encourage the development of positive life long habits. Feel free to use the resources below to develop and promote your on going Walk and Roll to School program.
1. Identify a SRTS Champion at your school to oversee the program. This could be a teacher, other school staff, parent, PTO/PCO member or other volunteer.
2. If you already have an identified person as the SRTS Champion they will need to:
Contact the Toledo SRTS Coordinator
Promote the Weekly Walk and Roll to School Program
Set up a Welcome table
Toledo SRTS Coordinator
It is very important review the Walk and Roll Wednesday Tool-Kit. Following the directions of this guide will help in the planning and implementation of your program.
Click the image below to download the tool-kit.
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WLS W & R Kick off Flyer jpeg.