D.A.R.E.

dare-mission  

 

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Detective K. Scott Beatty
Plainsboro Twp Police D.A.R.E. Officer 
Millstone River School

D.A.R.E. for 5th graders – a 10 week prevention program provided  by certified DARE police officers. 

The rigorous, scientific evaluations of the keepin’ it REAL curriculum for students in grades 6-9 show students completing the course experienced a: 32% to 44% reduction in marijuana, tobacco, and alcohol use; 29% to 34% decrease in intent to accept substances; Reduction and cessation in substance use among those already using. The D.A.R.E. curriculum meets the core educational standards of health, language arts, and math. More information here: http://www.dare.org