THORNHILL, ON, June 20, 2012 /CNW/ - CAA South Central Ontario (CAA SCO)
is proud to honour Grade 5 teacher Carol Chipps with the School Safety
Patrol Supervisor of the Year Award.
The purpose of the award is to recognize a Patrol Supervisor that
demonstrates leadership qualities, safety skills, dedication, morale
building and a desire to advance the educational and safety benefits of
Ms. Chipps has been a Patrol Supervisor for the past seven years at
Oakland-Scotland School. If a foot patroller is unexpectedly unable to
do their duties, Ms. Chipps finds a replacement and if necessary serves
as an emergency replacement until an off-duty patroller arrives to take
"Her enthusiasm is an encouragement for our students to take on the role
of becoming a safety patroller. Ms. Chipps has been an exemplary model
for all our safety patrollers and deserves recognition for encouraging
the school's safety patrollers to perform their duties to the fullest,"
said Jan Finkelstein, Principal, Oakland-Scotland Public School.
"It takes a dedicated individual to be a Patrol Supervisor. Ms. Chipps
has done an outstanding job; setting an excellent example of leadership
and safety for Oakland-Scotland's school safety patrollers," said
Leslie Rocha, Community Relations Specialist, CAA SCO.
Over 800 schools in Ontario participate in the School Safety Patrol
program and CAA SCO partners with over 55 police services to deliver a
top notch program.
CAA South Central Ontario is a not-for-profit auto club offering
insurance, travel, automotive care and roadside services. There are
more than 1.8 million CAA members in South Central Ontario and 5
million members in Canada. We're more than Roadside Assistance. We're
Life-side Assistance. Visit www.caasco.com.
SOURCE CAA South Central Ontario
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