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Mountain View Whisman School District

Agenda Item for Board Meeting of 10/1/2020

Agenda Category:  REVIEW AND ACTION

Agenda Item Title:  Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E) (10 minutes)

Estimated Time: 

Person Responsible: 

Cathy Baur

Chief Academic Officer


Staff will present a proposal to provide the Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) program to MVWSD 6th grade students in the 2020-21 school year.


The D.A.R.E Program strives to teach students good decision-making skills to help them lead safe and healthy lives.


In 2019-20 the MVWSD community expressed concern around the rise in student vaping, MVWSD met with representatives from the Youth Services Division of the MVPD to explore options for bringing the program back to MVWSD for 6th grade students.


Fiscal Implication:

Recommended Action: 
That the board approves the implementation of the D.A.R.E program for 6th graders in MVWSD for the 2020-21 school year. 

DescriptionTypeUpload Date
D.A.R.E PresentationBackup Material9/23/2020
D.A.R.E. AgreementBackup Material9/23/2020