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2015 Severe Weather Awareness Week

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2015 Severe Weather Awareness Week is February 2-6. The goal of the 2015 Severe Weather Awareness Week campaign is to promote preparedness by all Floridians for all types of hazards.

In recognition of Severe Weather Awareness Week in Florida, the Florida Division of Emergency Management (FDEM) and its partners will again host the Severe Weather Awareness Week Poster Contest for Florida elementary school students and the Video Public Service Announcement Contest for Florida middle and high school students.

Thank you to all students and schools that participated in the
2015 Severe Weather Awareness Week Poster and Video PSA contest!

2015 Poster Contest Winners

Join us in congratulating the following students and schools who won this year’s Severe Weather Awareness Week Poster contest:

Emilyssa Luebano | Ponce de Leon Elementary School

Faheem Khan | Florida State University School

Julia Watkins | Palencia Elementary School

Laura Robayo | Ridgeview Global Studies Academy

Ansley Smith | Bentley Elementary School

Isabelle Laidler | Central Elementary School

Ceasar Muscatella | Equestrian Trails Elementary

Video PSA 2015 Finalists

We have selected the finalists for this year’s Severe Weather Awareness Week Video PSA – which one do you “like” best? Vote for the winning middle/high school Severe Weather Awareness PSA's from now through Friday, February 13, 2015. Cast your vote today!

There will be one winner chosen from within the middle school entries, and one winner chosen from the high school entries. Second and third place PSA's from both categories will also be awarded. 

Check out our Kids Get a Plan Facebook page to view all finalists’ PSA’s and choose your winning entry.

Listed below are this year’s finalists:

Video PSA Contest Finalists - High School:

"Storm and Hurricane Safety" | Boca Raton High School 
Jorge Espin Salvador and Johnny Srabian 

"Rip Current Safety PSA" | Mandarin High School 
Paige Stephenson, Henri Cupi, Kevin Lehman and Arielle Damewood

"T&T Productions: Flood Safety" | Palmetto High School 
Brian Teachey, Joshua Evangelista and Mitchell Savage

"Stay on shore if you're unsure!" | Boca Raton High School 
Ryan Walsh and Angelica Ford

"The Unseen Danger" | Flanagan High School 
Anthony Fins, Alexander Gonzalez and Hadley Zabrowski

Video PSA Contest Finalists - Middle School:

"Flood Safety PSA" | Center Montessori School 
Ximena Chafloque

"Florida Flood Facts" | Dunnellon Middle School 
Haley Romine, Matthew Livingston, Steffen Kratzberg and Rebeca Munoz 

"Rip Current Safety PSA" | Florida State University School 
Saiabhinav Devulapalli


January 22, 2015 11:05


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