Safety Town Information 2017
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 2017. 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 Antheil Elementary School, 339 Ewingville Road, 08638. 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 Antheil Elementary 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 30, 2017 at 9:00 am (half day session).
Safety Town begins on Monday, June 26th and ends on Friday, June 30th, 2017. There is a nonrefundable Safety Town fee of $70.00 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 26, 2017 – THURSDAY, JUNE 29, 2017 – 8:45 AM – 3:15 PM
FRIDAY, JUNE 30, 2017 – 9:00 AM GRADUATION (half day session)
DAILY CHILD PICK UP TIME: NO LATER THAN 3:30 PM MON-THURS
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 16, 2017.
NOTE: YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED VIA MAIL IN JUNE OF YOUR CHILD’S ACCEPTANCE
INTO THE PROGRAM
AS WELL AS OTHER INFORMATION