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Fire trap program teaches students vital skills

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Students perform the bucket brigade during Mile High and Granite Mountain Middle Schools’ participation in the Fire Trap program.

Courtesy<p> Students perform the bucket brigade during Mile High and Granite Mountain Middle Schools’ participation in the Fire Trap program.

Fire Trap is an annual program that Prescott Fire Department brings to Mile High and Granite Mountain Middle Schools.

More than 360 seventh-grade science students participated this year. Students answered

fire safety and science questions related to basic fire chemistry and competed in fire skills such as operating a hose stream, bucket brigade, rolling a fire hose and following a hose line blindfolded.