All SR2S Services

Click on an activity to learn more about it and to request the activity for your school. Program offerings can be customized to fit your school’s needs and schedule and we offer different tiers of achievement to recognize each school’s success. All program offerings are free, although some of the popular events have limited availability. Check out all the events available to get your students active, and use our 2019-2020 SR2S planners for Elementary, Middle, or High Schools to make sure this year is your best yet!

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International Walk & Roll to School Day

When: Oct. 2020

What: Every October, nearly 200 hundred Alameda County schools start the school year off on the right foot by celebrating walking & biking to school!

Countywide Events
Elementary School
Encouragement Activities
High School
Middle School

Pedestrian Rodeos

When: All year long

What: A team of safety instructors conducts this engaging and fun-filled traffic simulation course to teach students safe pedestrian behaviors.

Education and Safety Training
Elementary School
Middle School

Alameda County BikeMobile

When: All year long

What: The BikeMobile is like combining a bookmobile and a bicycle repair shop. The BikeMobile makes visits all around the county to repair bicycles for students and reinforce safe bicycling.

Education and Safety Training
Elementary School
High School
Middle School

Bike Rodeos

When: All year long

What: Rodeos are fun-filled courses that focus on introducing elementary and middle school students to safe bicycle handling skills and riding techniques on the road.

Education and Safety Training
Elementary School
Middle School

Drive Your Bike

When: All year long

What: The Drive Your Bike program is ideal for PE teachers who want to provide intensive bike safety education and training to middle and high school students.

Education and Safety Training
High School
Middle School

Family Cycling Clinics

When: To be announced

What: We offer weekend clinics where families learn together how to bicycle safely on city streets. These clinics are open to the public.

Education and Safety Training
Elementary School

Bike Blender

When: All year long

What: The Bike Blender uses bike pedal power to create smoothies, and can be a great tool to teach students about health and wellness.

Elementary School
Encouragement Activities
High School
Middle School

Ongoing Walk & Roll to School Days

When: All year long

What: We offer schools themes and activities to hold monthly walk & roll to school days, keeping up enthusiasm for walking & biking all year long

Elementary School
Encouragement Activities
Middle School

Walking School Buses & Bike Trains

When: All year long

What: A Walking School Bus is a group of families living in the same neighborhood who form a walking group to take children in their area to and/or from school.

Elementary School
Encouragement Activities

Golden Sneaker Contest

When: Feb. 24 - March 6, 2020

What: Every year, we challenge students to choose active travel to school during a two-week period. The classroom with the most active trips wins the coveted Golden Sneaker trophy!

Countywide Events
Elementary School
Encouragement Activities
High School
Middle School

Cocoa for Carpools

When: Winter

What: This warm winter event rewards students who carpool to school with a cup of hot cocoa. The event is usually led and organized by the students themselves.

Countywide Events
Encouragement Activities
High School

Educator’s Guide

When: All year long

What: The new 2nd edition of the Safe Routes to Schools K-5 Educator Guide has been revised to include new activities and correlations to Common Core standards.

Education and Safety Training
Elementary School

Bike to School Day

When: May 6, 2020

What: On the second Thursday in May or any day during Bike Month, we celebrate Bike to School Day with schools and families across the Bay Area.

Countywide Events
Elementary School
Encouragement Activities
High School
Middle School

School Safety Assessments

When: All year long

What: A school safety assessment is a school/community event used to identify and evaluate the safety issues around a school.

Elementary School
Engineering
High School
Middle School

“Go Green” Classroom Curriculum

When: All year long

What: “Go Green” classroom curriculum encourages and teaches middle school students to choose healthy transportation modes to travel to school.

Education and Safety Training
Middle School

Youth Task Force

When: 2020 - Exact date to be announced

What: The high school program brings together student representatives from each high school once a month to organize events, learn from each other, and engage with guest speakers

Encouragement Activities
High School

Drive Your Bike 102

When: All Year Long

What: Bike safety education with a focus on environmental science.

Education and Safety Training
High School

Pedestrian Safety Workshops

When: All Year Long

What: This assembly-style presentation teaches students safe, lawful pedestrian behavior using our simulated city street course.

Education and Safety Training
Elementary School

Travel Training

When: All Year Long

What: This fun and interactive activity teaches students everything about taking public transportation with a specific focus on using our local transit services, including AC Transit, Union City Transit, and Wheels.

Education and Safety Training
Middle School

Resources

When: All Year Long

What: Resources for everyone!

Countywide Events
Elementary School
High School
Middle School

Technical Assistance to Schools

When: All Year Long

What: More information coming soon!

Countywide Events
Elementary School
Engineering
High School
Middle School

Evaluation

When: All Year Long

What: Safe Routes to Schools Evaluation Report

Countywide Events
Elementary School
Evaluation
High School
Middle School

Enforcement

When: All Year Long

What: Helmet safety resources

Elementary School
Enforcement
High School
Middle School

Equity

When: All Year Long

What: Access Safe Routes

Countywide Events
Elementary School
Equity
High School
Middle School

National Rail Safety Month

When: September 22 - September 28, 2019

What: We are joining our safety partners across the country in observing National Rail Safety Month in September and National Rail Safety Week from September 22-28. Our partner, California Operation Lifesaver, is leading Red Out for Rail Safety. You can help raise awareness at your school and save lives by joining the Red Out campaign!

Countywide Events
Elementary School
High School
Middle School