D.A.R.E. Graduation at Olympia West
The 5th grade students at Olympia West
completed their semester-long D.A.R.E. program at Olympia West with a
culmination ceremony on January 19th.
The D.A.R.E. program
is co-sponsored by the Olympia School District and the Minier Police
Department with the support of numerous businesses and area civic
Students received instruction on the
dangers of drugs, decision making skills, bullying, and tools to resist
peer pressure and other negative temptations. The program is taught by Chief Daryl Weseloh of the Minier Police Department.
Several students were recognized for their exceptional efforts on their written essays and final written tests. The class also performed two different songs for those in attendance.
Each student was given a D.A.R.E. t-shirt provided by the Hopedale Odd Fellows and Rebekahs Lodge.
Congratulations to all of the students for their hard work and dedication!