The American Red Cross just released a free Earthquake App for smartphones. Â You can download the app by going to the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store and search for “Red Cross”. Â In addition to the Earthquake App, a Red Cross First Aid App can be downloaded for quick reference of what to do for various injuries. Â Read more at this Red Cross link.
On Thursday, October 18th at 10:18am, Sunnyside will participate in the Great ShakeOut, a national event to practice earthquake safety. Please take a moment to learn about the Drop, Cover, Hold OnÂ skill by going to the link. Drop, Cover and Hold On will save lives in an earthquake. We’ll be practicing at school. Don’t forget to practice at home and at work!
On Saturday, October 6th, twenty-one Middle School students were certified in CPR and First Aid! Â We had a fabulous training with a focused and engaged group of students. Â Many thanks to our generous donor, the Dr. Ellen Hosiosky Fund of the Gorge Community Foundation, and to Rick Lacey and Laure Nebrija for organizing and teaching the course!