Allen Fire Department’s Junior Fire Academy teaches fifth and sixth grade students what it takes to be an Allen firefighter. Students rehearse practical first aid and fire safety skills, learn about firefighting equipment and build self-confidence.
Whether your student is exploring firefighting as a future career, or he/she simply wants a fun-filled learning experience, our Summer Fire Academy is a program for everyone!
Summer 2022 update: All summer 2022 sessions are now full.
How to enroll: Students must complete an online application which includes medical release forms and parental release forms.
Summer 2022 camp schedule: Junior Fire Academy offers two sessions during summer. Each session takes place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday. Sessions are limited to 16 students. For more information, email Public Education Coordinator Jill Hernandez or call 214.509.4413.
Eligibility: Participants must live in Allen and be completing fifth or sixth grade this year