La Plata Electric Association, Inc. (LPEA), your local electric cooperative, is proud to offer our first annual Electrical Safety Poster Contest! All fifth-grade students in Archuleta and La Plata counties (Colorado) can create a poster showing us how to be safe around electricity. The poster contest will run through Monday, April 29th, 2019. The winning posters from each school will be featured on LPEA’s website and social media platforms during May, which is National Electrical Safety Month.
Each winner receives an Amazon Fire Kid’s Edition Tablet ($100 value), the winning student’s teacher receives an Amazon gift card ($50 value), and for the classroom - an Energy Learning Experience! For questions about LPEA’s annual Electrical Safety Poster Contest, our Energy Learning Experiences, or to see contest details, visit our website at www.lpea.coop/safety-poster-contest.
8.5”x11” poster on any type of paper
Students may use crayons, pencils, pens, and markers for their poster. Computer generation is not allowed
Fill out the submission form and attach it to the back of each safety poster
Electrical Safety Theme Ideas: Never mix electricity and water, never stick objects in outlets, stay away from electric facilities such as substations, transmission towers, transformers, utility poles and solar panels, watch for overhead power lines when playing outside and always stay away from downed power lines, or any other electrical safety theme
Electrical Safety Poster Contest deadline is Monday, April 29th, 2019. LPEA will visit each school on Monday, April 29th, 2019 and pick-up the poster entries
If you have any Electrical Safety Poster Contest questions, or would like to take advantage of these free educational programs, please contact Lonnie Tucker at firstname.lastname@example.org or (970) 382-3511.