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A&S Landscape specialize in the design, manufacture, supply and installation of Shade Sails for schools throughout the UK.
Extensive school shade sail range
We work with a huge number of schools across the country, supplying and installing shade sails to Nursery and Primary Schools, Secondary Schools, Academies, Universities and Colleges. Whilst technically shade sails are fabric sails suspended to offer shade the term 'shade sail' has become an umbrella term (excuse the pun!) for tensile fabric structures of many kinds which we group in our Maxima range and come in a wide range of colours, shapes and sizes. See our shade sails page for more information.
Our extensive range of shade Sails for schools includes;-
The need for shade in schools
Children spend almost half their childhood at school, with approximately 8 hours per week spent outdoors. During the hotter months of the year children are exposed to UV radiation from the sun, the majority of which is when UV penetration is at its strongest. Without adequate protection, a child's delicate skin can burn within minutes, causing irreparable damage. This can significantly increase their risk of developing skin cancer in later life. However, Skcin believe that it's not just parents who have a responsibility to ensure their children are equipped to protect themselves against UV during school hours. We believe that schools also have a duty of care to ensure the health and safety of their pupils, which includes working with both pupils and their parents to not just ensure children have access to sun protection measures, but that they are actively educated annually on the importance of sun safetyâ€¦..
Reference: http://www.skcin.org/sunSafetyAndPrevention/sunSafetyInSchools.htm SKCIN: THE KAREN CLIFFORD SKIN CANCER CHARITY
Shade Sails for Schools Ideas
Shade Sails for Schools Design Options
School Shadesail Applications
Schools catering for younger children including Infant Schools, Playgroups and Nurseries, often require an outdoor covered play area to ensure free flow play is possible in all weathers. They also provide additional outdoor teaching space, allowing teaching to be extended into the playground whatever the weather. A covered teaching area, providing all-weather protection is just one of the many benefits of waterproof shade sails for schools.
A school shadesail can provide a staff and pupils with protection from the sun and shade from the rain, transforming previously unused areas into the perfect outdoor learning area, dining area or social space. Our high quality shade sails are suitable for a wide range of uses including
Shade sails for schools prices
A&S Landscape offer a full range of shade sails for schools ensuring we have something for every budget. Prices will vary with shade sail sizes, the location of your school, ground surface and other site specific factors. Please see our prices page for further information.
Bespoke shade sails for schools
Offering a bespoke service allows us to manufacture our shade sails to suit your school, each shade sail, Covered walkway or shade sail is different and we can manufacture to suit the site and application.
Please take a look at some of our school shade sails projects
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