Wausau Wisconsin


March 24, 2018

Safety City is designed for children who will be entering Kindergarten in the Fall of 2017. This program is taught by Wausau Police Youth Safety Coordinator Maureen Pilsner and a Wausau School District summer school teacher.

Safety City   • View full Brochure & Form

Safety City teaches your child about many various safety points, plus allows your child to interact with public safety officials in a positive, fun learning environment. Classes are 1½ hours long Monday through Friday at Grant Elementary School (Map). The cost is a $10.00 nonrefundable fee per student, but financial assistance is available upon request.

A sampling of safety issues covered are:

  • Traffic Safety: Traffic lights, stop signs, pedestrian rules, cross walks, safety patrols.
  • Stranger Safety: Various situations involving strangers and what to do.
  • Poison Safety: Learn about dangers of poison and medicines.
  • Water Safety: Discuss safety around water.
  • Fire Safety: Meet a firefighter, learn about fire safety in your home.
  • School Bus Safety: Learn about bus safety, and how to follow driver's rules.
  • Bicycle Safety: We will be riding bikes and learning all about helmets and how to ride a bike safely.

If you would like to register your child, please fill out and return the Form in the Brochure.
Mail or bring the completed/signed Form with Registration Fee to the Wausau Police Department by May 31, 2017. This is first come/first serve so please send in forms as soon as possible.
You will be notified by mail as to the specific session your child is enrolled.