5th Grade D.A.R.E

The new D.A.R.E. elementary curriculum has been shortened to nine lessons and a culmination. Topic areas are more specific to the needs of this age group, with an emphasis on student progression. While practical, the lessons are also fun. Students make the lessons come to life while practicing new skills.

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7th Grade D.A.R.E.

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Keepin' it REAL is a multicultural, school-based substance use prevention program for students 12-14 years old. Keepin' it REAL uses a 10-lesson   curriculum taught by certified DARE police officers in 45-minute sessions over 10 weeks.

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Edwardsville Police Youth Academy

The Edwardsville Police Youth Academy will be held from June 4th through June 15th, 2018 at St. Mary's School in Edwardsville.  Downloadable application available by clicking the "read more" or by contacting Officer John Arendell.

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Edwardsville School Resource Officer Program

The School Resource Officer (SRO) is an integral part of the DARE program.  The SRO continues the link between student and law enforcement professional at the middle school level and at the high school level.

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