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SUGGESTIONS REGARDING SCHOOL BAG FOR

PARENTS AND STUDENTS

 

School bags should be made of light weight material and should have broad padded straps for symmetrical distribution of weight.

Students should always use both straps for carrying the school bags and should not sling the bag over one shoulder.

The bags must be kept down while waiting for their conveyance.

Students must inculcate a habit of adherence to timetable to repack their bags on daily basis.

It should be ensured that weight of the school bag for the students should be within the prescribed weight limit given below :

 

S.No.

Classes

Prescribed Weight

1.

I and II

upto 1.5 kg

2.

III to V

2 to 3 kg

3.

VI and VII

upto 4 kg

4.

VIII and IX

upto 4.5 kg

5.

X

upto 5 kg


Under any circumstances, the weight of the school bag should not exceed 10% of the weight of the student.