Some 350 fifth graders from each of Scott County’s middle schools were on hand for an annual D.A.R.E. graduation ceremony at Oneida City Park Thursday afternoon.
Fifth graders from Oneida, Burchfield, Fairview, Huntsville, Robbins and Winfield were on hand for the ceremony, which is held each year by the Scott County Sheriff’s Department near the conclusion of the school year.
D.A.R.E. — Drug Abuse Resistance Education — is taught in local fifth grade classes by Sheriff’s Department school resources officer Derek Sexton throughout the school year.To continue reading, please subscribe to the Independent Herald. If you are already a subscriber, email email@example.com to receive login credentials. If you are a subscriber who is logged in and believe you are seeing this message in error, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 423-569-6343.