- When traveling in school zones, stay alert for children who are walking or playing near the road.
- Children sometimes chase their friends in a playful way, often without regard for nearby traffic.
- 20 miles per hour on school days when children are present.
- Usual school hours are 7 am to 4 pm, but hours may vary-sometimes a flashing light may warn you of extended hours during which the school zone speed limit applies.
- Cellphone or wireless devices prohibited within posted school speed zones.
- School zones are marked with special signs such as the two signs shown.