Community youth programs

nrg Walks

nrg Walks

nrg Walks aims to make it safe for youth to walk and bike to and at school. The program is designed for youth, grades K-8.

nrg Walks offerings include:

  • Five days of easy-to-implement classroom activities
  • nrg Walks Challenge — a school-wide competition that encourages classroom teachers to get their students walking during International Walk to School Week, with the chance to compete for prizes
  • Downloadable resources and templates

nrg Walks is sponsored by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation and the U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration.

PennDOTU.S. Department of Transportation Federal Highway Administration

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“More than 150 students participated in the nrg Walks Challenge. And we tracked over 500,000 minutes of walking!”

Mary Kay Davis
Principal, Claysville Elementary School