Crossing Guards Receive Training
September 23, 2020
On Monday, September 14, Chinook Police Officer Kevin Spudic visited Meadowlark Elementary School to train fourth, fifth, and sixth graders as crossing guards.
As he conducted training sessions, the main message that Officer Spudic wished to impart to the students was that in playing the crossing guard role, they are in fact executing the same protocols and performing the same job as that of a police officer: Controlling the flow of traffic.
"I stressed the need for them to raise that stop sign high, since they are of a smaller stature than an adult, and to be aggressive but not to rush int...