Bangor High School is thrilled to announce that it will be hosting a special “Rule the Road” event on September 30th, 2023, from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. This exciting and educational program, provided by the Maine Bureau Highway Safety Office, aims to equip students with essential safe driving skills and knowledge. The event will take place at Bangor High School and is open to all area students free of charge.
“Rule the Road” is a comprehensive program that offers hands-on training in various aspects of safe driving. Participants will have the opportunity to engage in several interactive and informative activities, including:
- Controlled Braking
- Offset Lane Stations
- Evasive Maneuvering Course
- Distracted/Impaired Driving Simulator
- Impaired Driving Course with Field Sobriety Test
- Seatbelt Convincer
- Blind Spot Recognition Station
This event is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to make safe decisions when behind the wheel and to become responsible drivers. It addresses critical topics such as avoiding distractions and understanding the importance of seatbelt usage.
Space for this event is limited, and we encourage all interested students to reserve their spot as soon as possible. To register for the “Rule the Road” event, please visit RuleTheRoadMaine.com.
Principal Butler expressed enthusiasm for the event, stating, “At Bangor High School, we are committed to the safety and well-being of our students. We are proud to host this valuable program that will empower our students with the skills and knowledge they need to become responsible and safe drivers. We encourage all eligible students to participate in this educational experience.” The “Rule the Road” event aligns with the school’s commitment to promoting safety practices among its student body. It is an excellent opportunity for students to learn, practice, and reinforce essential driving skills in a controlled and supportive environment.
For media inquiries or further information about the event, please contact: Ray Phinney, Director of Community Outreach and Safety, at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 207-991-1200.