Petition: DC School Communities Demand Safe Routes to School

Mayor Bowser, Councilmember Cheh, Chairman Mendelson, Director Lott, and DC leadership, DC students deserve to travel to and from school via safe routes, free from worry of being subjected to traffic violence. This should be viewed as a basic expectation for District families, as well as all District residents regardless of age or family situation.Continue reading “Petition: DC School Communities Demand Safe Routes to School”

Ward 6 School and Education Updates – September 2022

Dear Ward 6 Public Schools Parent Organization members, Below are a few updates (in chronological order…): 1. DC Local School Advisory Team (LSAT) Collective Meeting, Tuesday, September 13 Please share the following message with your LSAT leaders: Hello DC Education Leaders, My name is Steve Bowen (Payne Elementary parent) and along with Marion Babcock (SchoolContinue reading “Ward 6 School and Education Updates – September 2022”

Join us for Bike, Roll and Read to School Day – May 4, 7:30am at Lincoln Park!

Register your school here to ensure you are eligible for great giveaways! Pick a k-12 friendly book to swap On May 4, buckle your helmet, wear your school gear and bring a book to Lincoln Park! 7:30-8:30am! Enjoy giveaways, local and national speakers and advocates, and celebrate with your school and neighborhood friends before gettingContinue reading “Join us for Bike, Roll and Read to School Day – May 4, 7:30am at Lincoln Park!”

Bike and Roll to School Day is May 4, 2022 – Register & Save the Date!

Bike AND ROLL to School Day is coming! For now, get ready by: Step 1: Mark your Calendar –> May 4, 2022, 7:45-8:15 AM @ Lincoln Park. Step 2: Register your school‘s event (or your participation in the Lincoln Park event) HERE!! Step 3: Tell all your friends about Steps 1 and 2!

Suzanne Wells Testimony – Safe Routes to School Expansion Regulation Amendment Act of 2021 – 3_26_22

Committee on Transportation and the Environment B24-0565 – Safe Routes to School Expansion Regulation Amendment Act of 2021 March 26, 2022 Thank you for allowing testimony on the Safe Routes to School Expansion Regulation Amendment Act of 2021.  I am Suzanne Wells, President of the Ward 6 Public  Schools Parent Organization (W6PSPO).  Our organization stronglyContinue reading “Suzanne Wells Testimony – Safe Routes to School Expansion Regulation Amendment Act of 2021 – 3_26_22”

A little rain, a lot of fun

Thank you #Ward6 community for braving the rain and showing up for fun on wheels. We loved learning about what would make you feel safer on the road and about why you love to ride your bike. We were thrilled to welcome the very talented Siddharth, who led us in the first ever Bike toContinue reading “A little rain, a lot of fun”

Bike to School Day is May 5, 2021 – Join Us!

Ready to celebrate Bike to School Day? Join us at Lincoln Park for a (mask on) socially distant event. However you celebrate, here’s how to join us: Register your school (today): http://www.walkbiketoschool.org/registration/ Tell all your friends – share this flyer. On May 5, 2021, 7:45am-8:15am, put on a mask 😷, your school gear 🧢 🎒Continue reading “Bike to School Day is May 5, 2021 – Join Us!”