Central Dauphin School District

600 Rutherford Road Harrisburg PA, 17109 • 717.545.4703

Quality to the Core

Safety Tips


To and from school:
  • Walk with a parent/guardian or friends
  • Stay away from strangers and especially strangers in vehicles
  • Cross streets at a light or crosswalk
  • Choose a safe and designated route to school – safe corridor
  • When riding the bus, stay seated and act mature
  • Be aware of everything and everyone near you


Parent Information


Safety Tips for Parents
  • Have your child fingerprinted
  • Keep a recent photograph of your child
  • Show your child how to dial 911 and from where
  • Provide your child's school with current emergency information
  • Check your child's route to and from school and show your child where fire and police stations are located
  • Make sure your child knows his or her full name, address, and phone number
  • Make sure your child knows to stay away from strangers and to yell for help if approached
  • Test your children occasionally to see if they remember the Safety Tip information you have taught them
  • Please help us keep your schools safe.