School Based Dental Programs
Let’s Learn Clinics – Oral Health Services staff
kindergarten registration clinics
to offer dental screening and dental health information to parents and
- School Screenings – Screenings, and some
preventive services, are available at many schools in the area, in selected
grades. When children are screened at school, parents will be notified if
their child has an urgent dental condition or if preventive services are
oral hygiene instruction).
Dental Campaigns – For more information on any of these campaigns,
call or email
“2 For 2 Is What You
Tooth brushing campaign which promotes brushing two times a day for two
minutes each time. Targeted to grade 2 students.
Smart Snack Week
Find out how to promote “tooth friendly” snacking at school.
Re-Think Your Drink
Grade four students learn the best beverages to drink. This can take place
during the annual Children’s Water Festival.
Love Your Teeth
This campaign reminds grade eight students that they alone are responsible
for their oral health. This can take place on Valentine’s Day.