Safety Town Information for 2019
THE EWING PUBLIC SCHOOLS
SAFETY TOWN OF EWING
The Ewing Township Board of Education
The Kiwanis Club of Ewing Township
This is a safety program designed for children who are ENTERING Kindergarten in September 2019. The program is open to all children of Ewing Township. It is co-sponsored by The Ewing Board of Education and The Kiwanis Club of Ewing Township. Safety Town will be held in the Gymnasium at FISHER MIDDLE School, 1325 Lower Ferry Road, 08618. We urge you to enroll your child as soon as possible as there will be limited registration. You will be responsible for your child’s transportation to and from Fisher Middle School each day and we request that you, the parent(s), do not attend the daily Safety Town sessions, but please plan on attending Safety Town graduation on Friday, June 28, 2019 at 9:00 am (half day session).
Safety Town begins on Monday, June 24th and ends on Friday, June 27th, 2019. There is a nonrefundable Safety Town fee of $65.00 per student which is a nominal fee for the five day program. The children receive t-shirts, coloring books, certificates and go on field trips. We teach pedestrian and street safety; we also teach what to do in case of a fire, in meeting strangers, how to play safely, emergency vehicles, dangers of household objects, medicine bottles, etc. and much more.
DAILY PROGRAM TIME:
MONDAY, JUNE 24, 2019– THURSDAY, JUNE 27, 2019 – 8:45 AM – 3:15 PM
FRIDAY, JUNE 28, 2019 – 9:00 AM GRADUATION (half day session)
DAILY CHILD PICK UP TIME: NO LATER THAN 3:30 PM MONDAY-THURSDAY
Parents/Guardians are to provide a lunch for their child each day. All lunches must be clearly labeled with the child’s first and last name. There will be no cooking facilities; however, refrigeration will be available.
Make checks payable to Ewing Kiwanis Club and send the completed form, along with your check, to Dennis J. Nettleton, School Business Administrator, The Ewing Public Schools, 2099 Pennington Road, Ewing, NJ 08618 (Phone 609-538-9800 X1302). The closing date for registration for Safety Town is Friday, June 7, 2019.
NOTE: YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED VIA MAIL IN JUNE OF YOUR CHILD’S ACCEPTANCE
INTO THE PROGRAM
AS WELL AS OTHER INFORMATION