Miss Sophia Grand (front left) and Miss Brooklynn Albarado (front right) spoke at the Minnesota D.A.R.E. Officer’s Training about the importance of Pre-K through 4th grade and having a D.A.R.E. Officer in their classroom. These 4th grade students presented to 25 new D.A.R.E. Officers from MN, WI and ND. Also speaking was Miss Olivia Grand (back) who talked about the importance of D.A.R.E. and the life skills she learned as she transitioned from the MS to the HS.
D.A.R.E. Program Starting in Oakes

D.A.R.E. Program Starting in Oakes

The D.A.R.E. decision-making program is coming to the Oakes Public School this fall. The program, which stands for Drug Abuse Resistance Education, will start with a 10-week program implemented into the regular curriculum, that will be taught to 5th and 7th graders….

Announcing Minnesota D.A.R.E. 2021 Winning Posters

Announcing Minnesota D.A.R.E. 2021 Winning Posters

Minnesota D.A.R.E.'s Kathi Ackerman is happy to announce the 2021 Minnesota D.A.R.E. Winning Posters. Kathi said, "Throwing out the opening pitch at the Minnesota Twins/D.A.R.E. game on September 26th will be Lucy from Chatfield Elementary. Her DARE Officer is Kevin...

KARE Donation to Avivo

KARE Donation to Avivo

"Thank you to you and the D.A.R.E. America team for your generous gift of 1,400 hygiene kits. Your gift helps make the lives of people working hard to build better futures much easier during this especially trying time - and we are so very grateful for it. Our...

D.A.R.E. Graduates: 149 Watford City 5th Graders Make History

D.A.R.E. Graduates: 149 Watford City 5th Graders Make History

149 Watford City fifth-graders made history Thursday. After 15 weeks, they are the first class to graduate from its D.A.R.E. program. “I’m really proud of the 149 kids we had graduate today,” said Sgt. Jeffrey Jensen, school resource officer. This program might be a...

Wisconsin’s Newest D.A.R.E. Officers

Wisconsin’s Newest D.A.R.E. Officers

Second from left: Officer Samuel Versnik from Brookfield PD. Second from right: Officer Brian Enger from the Fort Atkinson PD. Also in picture, left: Steve Albarado (mentor), and right: Jeff Smith (facilitator). Officers graduated the 2020 Minnesota DOT on February 7, 2020 at the BCA in St. Paul.

Visit by Wisconsin Assembly Member Warren Petryk

Visit by Wisconsin Assembly Member Warren Petryk

Recently, Wisconsin Assembly Member Warren Petryk (right) visited the D.A.R.E. class of Pierce County Sheriff’s Office (Ellsworth, WI) D.A.R.E. Officer Chad Koranda (left), where he (Petryk) participated in the class activities…

Watford City School Teaching D.A.R.E.

Watford City School Teaching D.A.R.E.

Scaring kids to not do drugs or drink alcohol used to be the main message of Drug Abuse Resistance Education or D.A.R.E., but things have changed over the last 30 years. D.A.R.E was founded in 1983 to educate students about drugs and alcohol to prevent them from ever...

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