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iamcityreader A couple of questions about YOUR child's school 20/02/2012, 09:00 AM
barrington I have children at two different schools. At both... 20/02/2012, 09:07 AM
ForsakenTruth QUOTE (barrington @ 20/02/2012, 10:07 AM)... 20/02/2012, 10:21 AM
Majeix Some of the gates are closed, but not locked and I... 20/02/2012, 11:41 PM
itsmemacdolby Hi OP Our school doesn't have gates but its a... 20/02/2012, 09:07 AM
Carmen02 my children's school has fences and gates all ... 20/02/2012, 09:11 AM
libbylu Our school has three gates. The one that is in fr... 20/02/2012, 09:12 AM
peking homunculus Our school only locks up if they have a kid who is... 20/02/2012, 09:13 AM
~LTM~ Our school has a smallish half fence, that could b... 20/02/2012, 09:13 AM
shmach Our school does not keep the gates locked, and in ... 20/02/2012, 09:14 AM
=R2= Our school has gates that are shut most of the tim... 20/02/2012, 09:14 AMEtcetera Our school has 2prep classes that have a large fen... 20/02/2012, 09:17 AM
EBeditor Our school closes all the gates except for the mai... 20/02/2012, 09:17 AM
iamcityreader After dropping off DD today I went for a walk arou... 20/02/2012, 09:18 AM
=R2= QUOTE (iamcityreader @ 20/02/2012, 09:18 ... 20/02/2012, 09:22 AM
Chickie-Babe Our school has fencing that is only about 1m high,... 20/02/2012, 09:23 AM
Julie3Girls Big double gates are shut and locked after the bel... 20/02/2012, 09:25 AM
Therese We have three gates and the one closest to the off... 20/02/2012, 09:26 AM
MummaDiva Does your child's school keep the gates shut a... 20/02/2012, 09:31 AM
Kay1 Our school gates stay open all day. The classrooms... 20/02/2012, 09:35 AM
GoneWithTheWhinge 3 gates at the school 2 of which are locked betwee... 20/02/2012, 09:42 AM
Etcetera If your child absconds, I would ask what they woul... 20/02/2012, 09:43 AM
humphreymum Even with all these safety measures I still worry,... 20/02/2012, 09:44 AM
iamcityreader Yep, it's definitely taking some getting used ... 20/02/2012, 09:51 AM
peking homunculus I really don't think you need to worry. Part ... 20/02/2012, 09:52 AM
iamcityreader QUOTE (peking homunculus @ 20/02/2012, 10... 20/02/2012, 09:55 AM
belinda1976 Gates are open at DD1's school but within the ... 20/02/2012, 09:58 AM
pecan Our school has 3 gates, 2 are locked at 9.30am and... 20/02/2012, 09:59 AM
Lexillotti Once classes start, the school has very high fence... 20/02/2012, 10:11 AM
=R2= It's definitely a big adjustment. At first I w... 20/02/2012, 10:11 AM
BronR The gates to our school (3 different gates) are op... 20/02/2012, 10:12 AM
*Ker* The toilets are close to both kids classrooms...ab... 20/02/2012, 10:12 AM
LambChop Cycle 1 (3,4 year old Kinder & Prep (5-6 year ... 20/02/2012, 10:13 AM
MickeyBoo Our prep classrooms are within the school grounds ... 20/02/2012, 10:16 AM
Cathode As far as I am aware, with our school, all the gat... 20/02/2012, 10:16 AM
GreyMatter Our school doesn't lock the front gates during... 20/02/2012, 10:18 AM
imamumto3 our gates arent locked & the kids go to the to... 20/02/2012, 10:44 AM
BobCatter QUOTE (BronR @ 20/02/2012, 11:12 AM) The ... 20/02/2012, 10:55 AM
mintpatty Our school keeps the gates shut at all times. All... 20/02/2012, 11:00 AM
roses7 Our school has about 5 entrances. 4 of them have g... 20/02/2012, 11:04 AM
Natahs_mum QUOTE Does your child's school keep the gates ... 20/02/2012, 11:16 AM
KristyMum- younger kindy has a toilet right next door, they g... 20/02/2012, 11:51 AM
mum to 3 already Our local primary school does not even shut the ga... 20/02/2012, 04:09 PM
--binda-- Only gates that are open during 9-2:30pm are the o... 20/02/2012, 04:12 PM
Jobrielle All gates are shut and locked after 9.30 until 2.3... 20/02/2012, 04:17 PM
Spring Chickadee 2 Does your child's school keep the gates shut a... 20/02/2012, 04:21 PM
kaboo Our school doesn't close the gates. The classr... 20/02/2012, 04:28 PM
Katakacpk I think it would bother me if there were high fenc... 20/02/2012, 04:30 PM
KylieY Hi there OP Yes my DD's school closes it... 20/02/2012, 04:30 PM
akakabanna gates re not locked, and I think it would be a fir... 20/02/2012, 04:44 PM
Honeymummy Our school has the gate shut but not locked. Each ... 20/02/2012, 04:49 PM
Percy No gates at all so not shut. My dd1 is in FYOS an... 20/02/2012, 04:52 PM
gizboo Gates open, but our school has its own driveway on... 20/02/2012, 11:04 PM
*CalamityJane* Our kindy and pre-primary are on a separate campus... 20/02/2012, 11:24 PM
julz78 At ds's primary school (public) gates are open... 21/02/2012, 12:08 AM
CurlyTops Our school has low fencing you could sort of just ... 21/02/2012, 07:14 PM
mumandboys At our school the gates are often open. Kindergar... 21/02/2012, 07:38 PM
*LucyE* Gates are not locked and there are multiple gates/... 24/02/2012, 11:17 PM
howdo My kids' school has no fence and the toilets a... 26/02/2012, 01:46 PM
liveworkplay Kinder (preschool) is completely self contained wi... 26/02/2012, 04:43 PM
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