Student goes from drawing a fire truck to riding on one

Blog Post created by mikehazell Employee on Nov 30, 2011

Student goes from drawing a fire truck to riding on one
Chloe Wright, a first grade student at Johnson Elementary School in Franklin, TN, recently got to ride home from school on a fire truck as part of her award for winning the Franklin Fire Department’s Fire Prevention Week poster contest.

According to a report on The Tennessean, firefighters picked up Wright and her mom, Gayle Wright, at the school on November. 17.

Five other Franklin children will also receive a fire truck ride for winning first place in their grade levels in the contest. The winning students are kindergartner Owen Pack of Trinity Elementary School, second-grader Grace Simmons of Clovercroft Elementary School, third-grader Sadie Sokowski of Clovercroft Elementary School, fourth-grader Michael Fekete of Franklin Elementary School and fifth-grader Faye Collins of Winstead Elementary School.

Winning entries illustrated the theme “Protect your family from fire!”