In Portland, Maine, the East End Community School participates in The Walking School Bus. It's an initiative to get the students up and energized in the morning. This video was shot to be shown at The Portland Public Library prior to a screening of "On The Way To School," a film about the obstacles some children face on the way to school every day.
The song featured in the video is "Outside" by Leveret, a band local to portland. You can find more of there music and info at leveretleveret.com
The East End Community School’s Walking School Bus is funded by a grant from the federal Center for Disease Control & Prevention and is administered by the Bicycle Coalition of Maine and the Maine Safe Routes to School Program. The program also partners with the Maine Department of Transportation. More info at walkingschoolbus.me