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Step 1: Connect with the City!
We welcome any community member with an interest to create safer streets and sidewalks to get more involved in Cupertino Safe Routes to School! Email saferoutes@cupertino.org with your interest.
 
Step 2: Join Our Team!
Attend one of our Working Group meetings. If you’re interested in attending a meeting or have other comments, questions, or capacity to lend, please email saferoutes@cupertino.org
  • Upcoming Meetings:
    • "SR2S Parent Meet-Up Strategy Session": Wed. February 8th from 3-5 PM in Community Hall ft. Palo Alto Safe Routes to School
    • Working Group Meeting #17: Wed. March 8th from 4-5 PM in Community Hall
    • Working Group Meeting #18: Wed. April 5th from 4-5 PM in Community Hall
    • Working Group Meeting #19: Mon. May 15th from 4-5 PM in Community Hall
    • Working Group Meeting #20: Mon. June 5th from 4-5 PM in Community Hall

Step 3: Become an SR2S Champion!
As the old saying goes, "It takes a village to raise a child" and it takes a community to keep our streets safe for walkers and bikers. Through Safe Routes 2 School, each one of us has the power to keep our students safe and reduce car traffic!  Help make your school community safer by following one of these Safe Routes to School Leader Guides! 

 
Step 4: Check Out Existing Resources!
 
City Resources!

Cupertino offers on-site presentations that explain the approach of Cupertino Safe Routes to School and provide ways to increase program reach at school sites. If you want more parent and student safety education at your school please email saferoutes@cupertino.org to request a presentation!

Sheriff Resources!

SCCSO offers Bicycle Pedestrian Safety Presentations and Bike Rodeos to all schools in Cupertino. In addition, they also offer parent presentations. These presentations are age-appropriate, interactive, and provide tons of great safety information! To request a student or parent presentation, email saferoutes@cupertino.org or contact your School Resource Officer.

County Resources!

  • Silicon Valley Bike Coalition provides trainings and safety education to students and parents including:
    • Family Education Workshops – Traffic safety information, on-bike skills training, community bike ride, Bay Area Bike Mobile for mobile bike repair (pending availability). **These workshops can be tailored to fit the needs of your school.
    • Parent Trainings- Safe Routes to School information, requirements of a Safe Routes to School program, Bike Safety Education, routes-to-school planning, motorist education. **These trainings can be tailored to fit the needs of your school
    • Please contact Cupertino Safe Routes Coordinator, Chelsea Biklen or SVBC’s Education Programs Manager, Ernesto Lizaola with questions or to schedule a workshop or training.
Last updated: 1/19/2017 9:45:34 AM