Safety Poster Contest
Every year NJSTS sponsors the New Jersey and National School Bus Safety Poster Contests. Students in New Jersey who are enrolled in public, parochial, or private elementary or middle schools (plus High School for Division 4 only) are eligible to enter. The theme for 2021 is “1 Bus + 1 Driver = a BIG Impact on Education.” Posters must be postmarked before midnight, March 1, 2022.
There are four divisions included in the contest:
Division 1: Grades K-2
Division 2: Grades 3-5
Division 3: Grades 6-8
Division 4: Special Needs (Grades K-12)
Students are asked to draw a poster depicting the current year’s theme. The theme for 2020 was “Be Safe – Know the Danger Zone.” The theme for 2019 was “Red Lights Mean STOP!” The 2018 theme was “My School Bus, The Safest Form of Student Transportation. The 2017 theme was “My Driver – My Safety Hero.” The 2016 theme was “#Stop on Red.” The 2015 theme was: “Bully Free Zone.”
Prizes are be awarded in each division as follows:
|1st Place||$100.00 Gift Card|
|2nd Place||$75.00 Gift Card|
|3rd Place||$50.00 Gift Card|
Also, the school of the 1st Place poster in each division will get a $100 gift card.
The 1st Place poster from each division is entered into the National Poster Contest.
For more information and to download a blank entry form: