Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Public Invited To DARE Graduation - April 25

Fifth Grade DARE Graduation time is here again. The public is invited to attend the graduation ceremony at the Louisville Elementary School Auditorium on Friday, April 25, 2013, at 9:00 a.m. 214 students from Louisville Elementary, Nanih Waiya, Noxapater, and Winston Academy will be participating.

The guest speaker for the event will be Major Andrew S. Rendon, the Vice President of Student Affairs at Mississippi State University. Individual students will be recognized for their achievements as well as classrooms from each school.

DARE or Drug Abuse Resistance Education is a police officer led classroom program designed to aid kids in resisting peer pressure that may lead to drug use or gang involvement. The program was founded in 1983 in Los Angeles. Winston County's DARE Officer is Tonya McWhirter of the Louisville Police Department.