Arona hits home message with Olympic challenge
Arona is aiming to prevent absenteeism and promote responsibility and volunteering among the municipality’s students.
A total of 263 students from IES Ichasagua, Las Galletas, Los Cristianos, Cabo Blanco and Guaza participated in the final Olympics of the Pentathlon project, promoted by the Youth and Education areas of Arona.
During the academic year of 2018-2019, 1,600 young people from the third and fourth grades have participated. The objectives are to promote the values of coexistence, responsibility and respect, encouraging participation, preventing school absenteeism and promoting the volunteering outside the classrooms, among others.
The gold medal was won by 4ºD of the IES Los Cristianos whilst the silver went to 4ºF of the IES Cabo Blanco and the bronze to 3ºC of the IES Ichasagua.
The Olympics included time for various questions and answers, careers, hobbies and games.