On January 31st, three Grade 6 classes graduated from the DARE Program in Timmins. 45 students from W. Earle Miller Public School and 25 students from Pinecrest Public School came together to celebrate this achievement.
Constable Rick Lemieux (Dare Officer), Constable Bill Field (DARE officer), DSB1 Board Chair Brush, Mayor Pirie and Staff Sergeant Valliere were in attendance for this event.
The DARE Program, established in 1994, probvides tools that helps youth understand the importance of good decision making skills so that they can live safe and healthy lives. The students met with their DARE Officer once per week for 10 weeks.
Congratulations on completing the program!