HEBER, Calif. (KYMA, KECY) - Heber Elementary School District and the Safe Routes to School Program will host Walk to School Day.
The event will be on Thursday, October 27.
"Heber kids and families are so fortunate to have a strong partnership between the school's and the Safe Routes to School Program," said Tony Sandoval, HESD School Board member.
In essence, students will meet at Sacred Heart Church near the corner of Highway 86 and Heber Avenue at 7:00am.
With this in mind, the walk will go south on Heber Avenue to Heber Elementary School.
From there, several county agencies will be waiting to welcome students.
Overall, this will highlight the importance of living a healthy lifestyle, following safe walking rules and the School's safety protocols.
"Together, we've taught hundreds of kids how to walk safely to school and better, we've worked together to implement changes including side-walks and crosswalks," Sandoval continued.