Public Safety

To introduce students to careers in public safety including police, fire, and military.  Students will be provided with real work experiences in:  physical fitness and training, firefighting tactics, search and rescue procedures, and perform simulated firefighting training exercises; patrol functions, defensive tactics, use of force; first aid; constitutional law, forensic science, first aid /CPR and more.


Crane Middle School hosted firefighters from City of Yuma Fire Department and medical professionals from AeroCare Air Transport who provide helicopter services for patients at the hospital. These guests were there to provide information on careers in healthcare. Thank you all for spending part of your day with our students and helping them envision a future that provides such an important service. 


ABEC Yuma County Locations

Centennial Middle School

2650 W 20th St, Yuma, AZ 85364

(928) 373-3300

Crane Middle School

4450 W 32nd St, Yuma, AZ 85364

(928) 373-3200

Castle Dome Middle School

2353 Otondo Dr, Yuma, AZ 85365

(928) 502-7300

Fourth Avenue Jr. High School

450 S 4th Ave, Yuma, AZ 85364

(928) 502-7000

Gila Vista Jr. High School

2245 S Arizona Ave, Yuma, AZ 85365

(928) 502-7100

Gowan Science Academy

1020 S Avenue C, Yuma, AZ 85364

(928) 539-1200

Ron Watson Middle School

9851 E 28th St, Yuma, AZ 85365

(928) 502-7400

R Pete Woodard Junior High School

2250 S 8th Ave, Yuma, AZ 85364

(928) 502-7200

San Luis Middle School

1135 Main St, San Luis, AZ 85349

(928) 627-6920

Southwest Junior High School

963 8th Ave, San Luis, AZ 85349

(928) 627-6580