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École Coquitlam River Elementary School
School District No. 43 (Coquitlam)
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Comfort Kits

October 15, 2012
We ask that every student be supplied a "comfort kit" that can be kept at school in case of an emergency:


The following Comfort Kit items are due the first Monday in September.  The purpose of the Personal Comfort Kit is to minimize stress, create calm, and hopefully ease the time when children may become separated from their families in the event of a disaster.Items not listed (e.g. water) are supplied for your child and stored at school.  Please ensure all items fit into the 8” x 11” Ziploc and the Ziploc is labeled.





Ziploc bag 8”x10” (LABELED with your child’s first and last name) to fit the following into:


Fruit leathers or equivalent fruit snack or


Granola bars or cheese & crackers or equivalent food bars (NO PEANUT PRODUCTS)


Sesame snap or equivalent high-calorie snack


Family photo


Sealed, personal note to your child


Toy, age-appropriate (hot wheel cars or small stuffed animal, etc.)


Activity – small colouring book w/(pencil) crayons, fun pad, small game, etc.


Water container only – empty, 500ml or less


Medication for 72 hours - if required

École Coquitlam River Elementary School

4250 Shaughnessy St., Port Coquitlam BC
V3E 3E5
604-942-0241 604-937-8010
8:30 am - 3:30 pm
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