Students in Fairfax County Public Schools will participate in International Walk to School Day on Wednesday, October 9, in an effort to promote physical activity and reduce traffic congestion and pollution near schools.
Students are encouraged to bike or walk to school on October 9. Parents are encouraged to accompany their children to school, and to work with their school and PTA or PTO to assemble walking groups for the event. Schools that are launching a schoolwide effort to participate can register online at http://www.walkbiketoschool.org/
Local organizations that support walking and biking to school include:
Curator: Nancy Moy
October 4, 2013