OFSTED: Helps you achieve your "Outstanding" school rating.
Accreditation: Participating in WOW helps your school achieve Modeshift Stars and Healthy Schools status.
Minimal Classroom Time: Less than 10 minutes of a teacher’s day! The most important part of WOW happens before the school day even starts.
Great cost: WOW is £2 per pupil; just a fraction of your £10 PE and Sport Premium per child.
Increases walking rates: Children at participating schools increase by 23% in the first five weeks. WOW Travel Tracker helps you keep track of your school's modes of travel.
Instils life-long healthy habits: Encourages pupils and families to swap the school ride for a school stride. Promotes healthy mental well-being by improving behaviour and concentration levels in class.
Improves road safety at the school gates: Thanks to the drop in car usage around the school.
For local councils:
Reduces Congestion: 1 in 4 cars on the road each morning is on the school run.
It's simple to run and children love taking part.
On average, WOW schools see a 30% reduction in care journeys taken to the school gate and a 23% increase in walking rates!
There are a long list of benefits for participating schools as well as a significant reduction in congestion during school drop-off and pick-up times.