Fire Prevention Art Contest Winner Announced

Fifth grader Cesar Castro of East San Jose Elementary School takes top prize.

Contact Information

  • Name: Fire Prevention Officer Derrik Pino ([email protected])
  • Telephone: (505) 712-8933

The Albuquerque Fire Marshal's Office, in conjunction with the Albuquerque Isotopes, accepted evacuation art projects from elementary students that attended the Isotopes School Day Matinee Games on April 15 and May 10.

Hundreds of children submitted a drawing of a home fire evacuation plan. The winner was Cesar Castro a 5th grader from East San Jose Elementary School.

Cesar will be recognized May 19 at his school with pizza party and a special viewing of an Albuquerque Fire Department truck for him and his class. The Isotopes mascot Orbit will also be attending to congratulate Cesar.