Each year, students are asked to compose an essay about what the program has taught them about making sound decisions and confidence. This year’s contest winners, along with Deputy Brette Huppert and Sheriff Chad Koranda are (from left) Norah Swanson, Harper Tri, Lukas Russell and Cooper Batenhorst. Photo courtesy of Prescott School District
Prescott celebrates DARE graduates!

PRESCOTT – On Friday, Jan. 6, the entire fifth grade at Malone Intermediate School graduated from the D.A.R.E. program instructed by new Pierce County D.A.R.E. Officer Brette Huppert and Sheriff Chad Koranda. This was extra special as this was Koranda’s last graduating class prior to assuming full-time sheriff duties.

A student who exemplifies leadership qualities are selected from each graduating D.A.R.E. class. Pictured are (from left): Aubree Shanley, Brody Unser, Gabby Nitti and Sullivan Anderson.Photo courtesy of Prescott School District

January 17, 2023