attend Safety City?
Students that will be attending
Kindergarten in the fall of this year are eligible. Students are eligible to attend
the program once and may not repeat it without prior approval. The program can
accommodate 360 students each year.
When and where
is it held? NOTE: New Location for 2019 only due to construction
Safety City will be presented
at Mark Twain Elementary School, 799 E. Walnut Street. The class meets Monday
through Friday for two weeks, June 3 – 14, 2019. Children attend either the
morning session, 9:30 am to 11:30 am or the afternoon session, 12:30 pm to 2:30
pm. Graduation ceremonies are held the last day of the program at Westerville
North High School. Families are invited to the graduation. Families are invited
to the graduation.
Safety City and what will my child be doing?
Experienced teachers instruct the
children in a classroom situation. Qualified teenage helpers assist each
teacher. Members of the Westerville Fire and Police Divisions are in attendance
each day. Some activities include a
school bus ride, puppet show, snack time (nut free), fire station visit, police
cruiser tour, and activities in Safety Town.
How do I
register my child and what is the cost to participate?
You must register using the link above.
registration begins April 15, 2019. Safety City is a
popular program and spots fill up quickly. You will receive an email confirmation upon
successful enrollment in the program.
registration fee must be paid by credit card only through our web site. The fee includes a student
Safety City T-shirt. Fees for 2019
Safety City will be $70 for persons living with the Westerville School District
or city limits. Non-resident fees for the program are $80. We accept Visa, MasterCard,
and Discover. No checks will be
will remain open until the program fills up.
Beginning May 6, 2019 a late fee of $10 will be added to registration fee.
Registration will close when full or when classes begin.
complete your registration process, you will need a credit card,
parent contact information, emergency contacts, child’s medical history and
preferred physician, child’s shirt size, and person(s) you will authorize to
pick-up your child during Safety City.
The registration is non-transferable. Refunds are permitted until May 1st
minus a $15 processing fee. After May 1st the
registration fee is non-refundable.
Can I sign up with a friend?
will be able to choose from six morning sessions and six
afternoon sessions. You can choose the same class as long as there are openings
in that class. We cannot accommodate specific time or class requests. All classrooms
are together and children
often interact with other classrooms throughout the day. (Sections are named Police Badge, Fire Hat. Light Bulb, Bike Helmet,
Stop Sign, and School Bus)
What if I want to sign up for
class but I do not see it online?
a class fills up, you will not be able to choose that class
as an option when registering.
transportation to and from Safety City provided?
Parents of students attending a daycare facility should contact their facility and arrange transportation to and
from Safety City. The facility should be listed as an authorized pick up on the registration form.
registrations will be accepted by mail or in person. The only way to register
this year is through our online application available at www.westervillesafetycity.com beginning April 15, 2019.
Registrations are processed through RegPoint
Solutions, a secure network and PCI compliant site.