As Manx schools close for the summer break, education chiefs are warning vandals to keep out!
Criminal damage left the Department of Education and Children with a £24,000 repair bill for the last year.
Education minister Eddie Teare says grounds will be open for children to play during the holidays but warns this could change if they're not used responsibly.
He's urging the public to report any antisocial behaviour on school property to police.
Mr Teare says incidents increase when school's out