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October 18, 2013

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MRH Elementary Prepares to Celebrate Red Ribbon Week

MRH Elementary students will celebrate Red Ribbon (Drug Prevention) Week as an extension of our Health curriculum from October 28 to November 1.  As we continue to model Respect, the character trait for October, we will also emphasize how students can respect themselves by staying drug-free.  The activities planned for next week will encourage students to acquire the life skills needed to make healthy choices now and in the future.

A team of sixth grade leaders will introduce Drug Prevention Week to the entire student body on Monday, October 28, 2013. All students and staff are encouraged to participate in the daily "Drug Prevention Themes" during the week! 

RED RIBBON WEEK ACTIVITIES
October 28 - November 1, 2013


elementary students during red ribbon week Monday, October 28 – “We’re Socking it to Drugs”
Students and staff wear crazy or regular socks during the school day.
(Students must wear shoes to anywhere out-of-pod: restrooms/lunch/recess.)

Tuesday, October 29 – “Drugs Turn You Inside Out ”
Students and staff wear clothing inside out.

Wednesday, October 30 - “Use Your Head-Don’t Do Drugs”
Students and staff wear hats, caps, stocking caps etc. Wearing a red shirt would show further support for Red Ribbon Week.

Thursday, October 31 – “Build Your Future Drug Free”
Students and staff dress in their profession of choice, doctor, fireman, teacher or principal.

Friday, November 1 – "Follow your Dreams: Don’t Do Drugs"
Students and staff wear pajamas throughout the school day.

For more information, contact MRH School District at (314) 644-4400.