Welcome to the Vermont Safe Routes to School Resource Center!
Congratulations to our 2014 Poster Contest Winners!!
Saris Winning Artists
1st Place: Lily Wagner, Burke Town School
Wins a bike, bike Helmet, and bike bights!
2nd Place: Kaeli Bennet, Windsor State Street School
Wins a bike helmet and bike lights!
3rd Place: Chloe Brill, Poultney Elementary School
Wins a bike helmet!
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VT SRTS Winning Artists
Artwork featured on VT SRTS Poster Calendar
Winner: Brinley Johnson, Killington Elementary
Second Place: Sophia Roush, Burke Town School
Third Place: Kayleigh Cutsinger, Bristol Elementary School
Artwork featured on the VT Intergenerational Walk and Roll Bookmarks
Marinda Spaulding, Underhill ID School
Maisy Lucia, Bristol Elementary School
Merrick Hemond, Burke Town School
Stepping Up! Vermont SRTS Annual Meeting
Please join us for a day to celebrate inspiring walking and biking programs, share strategies with peers, gain insights from experts on teaching the Walk Smart/Bike Smart curriculum, and meet colleagues from around Vermont. All partners, champions, friends, parents, and anyone interested in learning more about Safe Routes to Schools are encouraged to attend this free event.
Follow Our Lead
Join a moderated discussion with partners who have developed
a variety of successful programs and committees. To view the panel's presentations click here.
Talk the Walk
Discuss individual challenges and strategies
in small group interactive sessions. To view notes from this session click here.
Awards Ceremony Luncheon
We will celebrate the successes of four
outstanding programs and partners. Scroll down to view winners.
Give it Some Elbow Grease
Learn tips and tricks to make the most of the
Local Motion Bike Trailer and Loaner Program. To learn more about the Bike Trailer visit: www.saferoutesvt.org
To see pictures from the Annual Meeting visit our Facebook page: www.facebook.com/saferoutesvt
Congratulations to all of our 2014 SRTS Awardees!
Rookie of the Year: St. Albans City School (Mitch Craib, Mike Cain, Denise Smith, David Hutchinson)
Innovative in Safe Routes to School: Peter Lawry (Central Elementary School)
Outstanding Safe Routes to School Champion: Laura Asermily (Mary Hogan Elementary School)
Community Collaboration: Chrissy Keating (Safe Kids Vermont)
2012-2013 VT SRTS Annual Report: Find out what we've been up to!
Click on the picture to view the annual report. Prefer to download it? Click here.
NEW Vermont Safe Routes to School Crossing Guard Training Video
This short video covers important tips and techniques for school crossing guards. Whether you are a new crossing guard or looking for a refresher, this fun video will provide information about different street types and signage, proper communication skills, how to handle emergencies, and much more. The Resource Center is offering each partner school a free Crossing Guard Kit, which includes a lightweight, retroreflective stop paddle, crossing guard vest, best practices training DVD, and a pocket guide with safe crossing tips. Order your kit online today!