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Poster Contest Details

During these unprecedented times, EDHFire is focused on keeping everyone safe while still conducting a Fire Prevention Poster Contest for the children. For the 2020 year, the Poster Contest will be offered directly through our Department without going through the school system. Please read through the instructions below.  If you have any questions, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Community Risk Reduction Technician.   


Poster Rules
  • Posters must be original and include theme: “Serve Up Fire Safety in the Kitchen”
  • Students MUST attend school in El Dorado Hills, Latrobe, or Rescue School Districts
  • Must be on standard 8 ½ x 11 paper
  • May be on any medium and any colors
  • All entries must be received by Thursday, October 29, 2020 @ 4PM
  • Posters will be judged on the following:
  • Originality
  • Theme – Must be stated on poster
  • Neatness
  • Artistic Ability
  • 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners will be chosen for each grade level (1st through 5th grade; each winner will receive an award)
  • An overall winner will be chosen in each division and receive an award
    • Division 1 ~ Grades 1-3
    • Division 2 ~ Grades 4-5

You have two options to submit your child's entry:

  • Online: Complete the online Poster Contest Enrty Form and upload a photo of your child's poster.
  • In-person or by mail: Print and complete this form and mail it or drop it off at the address on the form. Your entry must be received by Thursday, October 29, 2020 @ 4PM.