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Unfortunately no neighborhood is completely immune to crime. However, there are steps you can take to help keep your family and your neighborhood safe. Know where your children are. Have your children tell you or ask permission before leaving the house and give them a time to check in or be home. When possible, have them […]

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Burn Awareness Week

On February 2, 2015 By

Every day, 300 young children with burn injuries are taken to emergency rooms. They weren’t even near a flame. The children are victims of scalds. Scald burns (caused by hot liquids, steam, or foods) are the most common burn injury among children age 4 and younger. Mortality rates from scalds are highest for children under […]

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Carbon Monoxide (CO) is called the “Invisible Killer” because it’s a colorless, odorless, poisonous gas. More than 150 people in the Unites States die every year from accidental non-fire related CO poisoning associated with consumer products, including generators.

The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is asking Kennett Middle School and other middle schools […]

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2014 School Bus Safety Week

On October 18, 2014 By

New Hampshire joins other states across the country to observe National School Bus Safety Week, October 20-24, 2014. The theme this year is ‘Be Smart – Be Seen, I wait in a safe place!”. The special week commemorates the safe service that school buses provide to families, as they provide one of the safest modes of transportation for […]

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Since September 11, 2001, the US Government has taken steps to encourage all citizens to make their own survival preparations. September was chosen as National Preparedness Month, as the tragedies of September 11, 2001 highlighted to the nation the importance of being prepared.

National Preparedness Month serves to encourage individuals across the nation to take […]

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Be Informed about EEE

On September 4, 2014 By

As a result of our recent meeting with local and State health officials we are linking you with the “Fact Sheet” on EEE.  Please take a few minuets to review the information.        

Eastern  Equine Encephalitis

If you have additional questions, please Contact  the Department of Health and Human Services, Bureau of Infectious Disease […]

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SAU 9 Safety Reminder

On June 10, 2014 By

As we move toward summer vacation, we would like to take an opportunity for you to review supervision expectations and safety plans for our children. Students need to be reminded of good safety practices and procedures, be it on the way to and from school, in the neighborhood, or in the community. Social media and […]

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Daylight-saving time begins Sunday, March 9, at 2 am and marks the 27th anniversary of the Change Your Clock Change Your Battery® (CYCCYB) program, sponsored by Energizer and the International Association of Fire Chiefs, which reminds us to change and test the batteries in all smoke alarms and carbon monoxide alarms. This message is simple […]

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