safety_town_t-shirt_designSafety Town is for children entering kindergarten in the fall of 2016. Safety Town (a WDMCS Community Education Summer of Learning program) is a comprehensive safety education program for young children from all districts that covers safety around strangers, fire, water, traffic, buses, and poison. Children will have an opportunity to learn through experiences in the Safety Town village, a field trip to the police and fire stations and various classroom activities. A West Des Moines police officer, certified teacher, and teacher assistant will lead the activities for the week.

Sessions include:

  • Session 1: June 6-10: 9-11:30 a.m. FULL
  • Session 2: June 6-10: 12:30-3 p.m. FULL
  • Session 3: June 13-17: 9-11:30 a.m. FULL
  • Session 4: June 13-17: 12:30-3 p.m. FULL
  • Session 5: June 20-24: 9-11:30 a.m.
  • Session 6: June 20-24: 12:30-3 p.m.
  • Session 7: June 27-July 1: 9-11:30 a.m.

Safety Town will be held at Fairmeadows Elementary, 807 23rd Street, West Des Moines. The $50 fee includes a T-shirt. To get more information or register for Safety Town, call 515-633-5001 or Click Here.