|4/29/15 >> JES Announces "SAFETY WEEK" for May 4 – 8|
Jordan Public Schools receives grant to promote health and safety! Jordan Elementary families and students – Join us for “Safety Week” during the week of May 4th.
Monday, May 4: Safety Video w/Special Guest
Tuesday, May 5: Fire Drill – students will review and practice ways to exit school in case of a fire
Wednesday, May 6: Bike to School Day – A small prize, water, and granola bar will be awarded to students wearing bike helmets.
Thursday, May 7: “Walking School Bus” – A small prize, water, and granola bar will be awarded to students who walk to school. For those that normally ride a bus and are close enough to school, this is a great chance to form a group and walk to school TOGETHER! Parents, you could be the walking “bus drivers” and use our safety tips to help your student.
Friday, May 8: “Kindergarten Safety Day” – Led by the Jordan Police Department, Kindergarten students will learn about water safety, bus safety, fire safety, bike safety, and poison safety. Students will be able to see the inside of an ambulance and watch a police dog demonstration.
"Safety Week" Video with Special Guest – JPD Officer Angie Otto
Through generous donations from the Shakopee Walmart and funds from the SHIP Grant, we have some great giveaways during "Safety Week". Every student will be given a ticket to but in one of the 4 buckets in front of the bike of their choice. During the week, we will be using those four buckets to draw from for the following items.
12 Water Bottles - drawn at end of day on Walk to School Day on Thursday, May 7
4 Bikes w/helmets – drawn on Friday, May 8 in the morning so students and parents can make arrangements if needed.
Foss Swim School Lessons (one free summer camp – 8 total lessons) – drawn on Friday, May 8