School Programs

The Community Programs Section provides educational opportunities to the community in an effort to reduce the number and severity of fires and injuries. The message being sent to all school aged children will be consistent throughout all of the programs.


The following programs are taught by educators within Fire and Life Safety Division.

  1. Kindergarten
  2. 1st Grade
  3. 2nd Grade
  4. 5th Grade
  5. Family & Consumer Sciences

This program is the beginning of the fire safety learning arena, and is reinforced as the child progresses through higher grade levels. This program is taught by operational firefighters on an annual basis.

The concepts taught are:

  • Basic Understanding of Smoke Alarms
  • Proper Actions to Take When Smoke Alarms Activate