Making a HealthY Start to School
Moving towards a clean and healthy start to school, the Ministry of Public Health, the GHA and the Department of Education would like to highlight a number of considerations to bear in mind.
Please find a number of resources below to promote the health and wellbeing of our children. These include:
Hygiene (Handwashing & Personal hygiene)
Easily transmitted bugs (Head lice & Scabies)
Sun Safety (Considerations & Drinking water)
Child-friendly Food (Healthy breakfast & healthy lunchbox)
For any information on COVID-19 and related issues, please visit www.covid.gi.
Please note: if a child is feeling unwell or has any of the following symptoms, s/he should not come to school.
General aches or headache
Shortness of breath
Nasal congestion or a runny nose
Loss of smell or taste