drinks ban introduced at Highbridge's King Alfred School
at Highbridge's King Alfred School can no longer consume energy
drinks on the school premises following the introduction of a ban.
school has contacted parents to say that having reviewed the latest
research into the links between energy drinks and health issues,
it will be confiscating and disposing of any energy drinks students
found on the site.
Hurr, headteacher at The King Alfred School, explained: "Energy
drinks have been linked to negative impacts on well-being and educational
such drinks contain far more than the recommended daily intake of
sugar and caffeine, affecting concentration and mood."
and staff have been supportive of the change, with many parents
suggesting that they are surprised such guidance hasnt been