Post Tagged with: "Orange County Public Schools"


Media Alert: International Walk to School Day happening on safer streets this Wednesday, Oct. 7

Streets Safer for Students on International Walk to School Day This Year Best Foot Forward celebrating improved driver yield rates in Orange County during international event on Wednesday Orlando, Fla., Oct. 5 2015 – Thousands of Orange County students, parents, and community leaders can feel safer this year on International […]


New cycle tracks near Brookshire Elementary a hit

FOX 35 joined BWCF Project Director, Amanda Day, BWCF Board Member, Rick Geller, and his daughter Melissa on the first day of school for Orange County students. Rick and Melissa got to enjoy their ride to school on the new cycle tracks near the Cady Way Trail that lead to […]

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OCPS bus drivers go to school for pedestrian safety

Did you know a school bus weighs about 23,000 pounds. The size and weight of school buses can make it difficult for bus operators to see pedestrians and stop quickly for them. And that’s why 1,300Orange County Public School bus drivers got a refresher course on pedestrian safety just in time […]

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OCPS pedal pushers tout Bike to School Day

Hundreds of Orange County Public School kids and parents ditched their cars and dusted off their bikes, scooters and walking shoes to celebrate National Bike to School Day on May 6. Maitland Mayor Dale McDonald joined the crowds atDommerich Elementary School and Maitland Middle School, while Healthy Central Florida greeted […]

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BWCF joins OCPS, Healthy Central Florida to celebrate National Bike to School Day on May 6

Bike/Walk Central Florida will join with Orange County Public School children, Healthy Central Florida, parents, local law enforcement and elected officials to celebrate National Bike to School Day on Wednesday, May 6. Thousands of students will ride or walk to the more than 30 participating schools on Wednesday as part […]