2013 Walk to School Day

Walk to School Day is October 9, 2013!

International Walk to School Day is a one-day event occurring during Walk to School Month in October that encourages and celebrates walking to school. The information below can help you prepare a successful Walk to School Day, Week, or Month campaign with an emphasis on helping children stay safe.  Be sure to view our Great Ideas for a Great Walk to School Day webinar for tips for a successful event!

Marketing Materials

  • Download our new customizable California SRTS poster here
  • Download Walk to School Logos here
  • Download posters and other materials and customize it with your program information and logo!

New! Press Kit for Local Programs

Are you broadcasting your Walk to School campaign? The following materials can be used by local programs to share information about planned Walk to School activities as well as promote the benefits of walking and bicycling to school. In addition to some tips for working with the media, the outreach materials are customizable and include links to regional and school-level data sources to tailor each piece to speak to your community.

Organizer Guides and Resources

Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Resources

Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Public Service Announcements

  • Traffic Safety Toolkit with Chuggington, NHTSA (a Public Safety Announcement is downloadable from this site)

Sample Resolutions for Cities and Schools