In the Classroom: Step towards health for Irymple Primary School students

Rachel Stewart walks with her mum Danielle Dean.

Rachel Stewart walks with her mum Danielle Dean.

IRYMPLE Primary School students, along with the rest of the state, walk to school for VicHealth’s Walk to School month.

Hands Up Mallee recently joined staff, students and families of Irymple Primary School on the walk through the Drop and Stride Zone.

“Drop and Stride Zones provide a safe way for local children to get important physical activity, build independence and social connection with their peers, while allaying parents’ fears,” Hands Up Mallee health promotion officer Rachael Longeri said.

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