Williamsburg James City County Schools are celebrating National Bike to School Day on Wednesday, May 5
Did you know that DJ has bike racks? With paths from numerous neighborhoods, it is a safe way to get to and from school.
Share these safety tips with your child:
Ride with an adult or older sibling
Wear brightly colored clothes and reflective gear
Tie shoe laces and tuck in pant legs
Ensure bike tires are fully inflated and brakes and gears work
Wear a helmet
Watch for vehicles going in and out of driveways
Stop before crossing the street, entering a road, or turning
Obey traffic laws
Leave your cell phone in your pocket – don’t be a distracted biker!