Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service are proud to introduce our Schools' Safety Challenge website, which is available to all primary, infant and junior schools across the County. The Electrical Safety Council sponsored the Schools' Safety Challenge.
The website is aimed at (but not limited to) children in Year 4.
What does the website provide?
Children can learn more about how to stay safe with interactive content that can be used in classrooms.
- They will be able to take part in educational quizzes and activities covering a range of messages including fire safety, water safety, road safety, personal safety, home safety and electrical safety.
- Lesson plans for teachers to support the use of the website.
- A home fire safety check list designed for children to take home and, along with their families, identify any potential risks in the home.
There are photos and information about our fire stations, fire engines, fire kit and our fire investigation dogs. This will introduce children to Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service, where they can learn more about their local fire station and see what their local firefighters do to keep their community safe.
Countywide Schools' Safety Challenge 2016
To be in with a chance to compete in this year's competition (which will be held early July 2016), your school will need to register on the website and pupils take part in the various activities and quizzes. The four top scoring schools using the website will qualify for the opportunity to take part in the "Countywide Schools' Safety Challenge Final 2016". To register your school or for further information, please click on the "Schools' Safety Challenge" image above.
Studfall Primary School - Countywide Schools' Safety Challenge Winner 2015
Well done to Studfall Juniors who are the reigning champions of the Schools' Safety Challenge for a second year running.