School Bus and Pedestrian Safety Day on September 24th.

posted Sep 11, 2017, 6:52 AM by Shelly Lyonnais

School Bus Safety

Children can take a school bus ride while their families tag along, watch an interactive school bus safety video, and enjoy games! All children entering the school system for the first time in the fall, or new residents to the area should plan to attend. The day’s activities are suitable for all elementary school-age children and everyone is welcome.
Each session takes approximately 45 minutes. The following activities are available at the school sites:

– Learn how to get on and off the bus safely
– Take a rid on the bus
– Bus safety information and hand-outs will be provided
– Watch a school bus safety video
– Participants will receive bus safety certificates andcolouring books along with the information

Young Pedestrian Safety

With the Ottawa Safety Council’s interactive pedestrian training, children practice on a make-believe cross-walk with real lights and sounds. The sessions take about 20 minutes and is facilitated by a safety specialist.  

Register online now for School Bus and Pedestrian Safety Day on September 24 2017. Great introduction to transportation for first-time riders, and helpful reminder for their older brothers and sisters. Register at OSTA