St. Agnes School Lunch Recess Rules


Lunch Recess Rules

  1. Areas of play are:  “PeaceBuilder Place, Rainbow Playground, Basketball area, and church lot. 
  2. Students WILL NOT switch areas of play. Students are to remain in the assigned areas for the day.
  3. Students playing on the PeaceBuilder Place and rainbow equipment WILL NOT walk or run up the slides, play tag within the woodchip area, jump from the higher parts of the equipment, or lift the red discs from their bases (rainbow equipment).  Students ARE TO STAY OUT of all the tree areas and the area behind the garage.  Students in grades 1-8 WILL NOT play on the Preschool equipment.
  4. Students WILL NOT play on the hill next to Amos Street, on the tennis courts or around the trees along the tennis courts.  Students on the blacktop should stay away from the area near the church entrances.
  5. Students WILL NOT take any food or drinks outside during recess.
  6. Students WILL NOT go back into school without permission.  Students should use the restroom before going out to recess.
  7. Students WILL NOT play rough during recess (i.e. tackling, pushing, shoving, or fighting).  Inappropriate language or hand gestures will not be tolerated.
  8. Students ARE responsible for all playground equipment.  Equipment is to be used properly.  Misuse of equipment is not permitted.  Students ARE to show respect for others and follow instructions given by the playground supervisors.  Bullying of others will not be tolerated.
  9. If a student takes equipment out of the equipment bag, that student is responsible for putting it back.
  10. Students ARE NOT to go out into the street after the balls.  A supervisor will retrieve the balls.
  11. Students ARE TO STAY OUT of puddles and out of the snow.
  12. Students ARE to stop playing with balls and other equipment when a whistle blows or the bell rings.
  13. Students ARE to line up quickly and orderly when the bell rings for the end of recess.  Equipment should be put back in the equipment bags.  Grades playing on the PeaceBuilder Place will line up by the east wing doors.  Grades playing on the rainbow equipment will line up by the west wing doors.  Grades playing on the basketball area will line up by the gym doors.  Grades playing on the church lot and/or field will line up outside the front office doors to meet their teachers.