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Safety Lessons with Officer Louie
Officer Louie, a deputy sheriff from the Union County Police Department, visited Indian Trail Elementary School to talk to each grade level about safety tips that are important to them. This program is a part of Mrs. Gulickson’s Leadership class. Officer Louie discussed the importance of following these simple safety rules:
#1 Never play with matches or lighters.
#2 Always wear your bike helmet.
#3 Always buckle your seatbelt.
#4 Always use the “Buddy System”.
#5 Never accept rides or gifts from strangers.
#6 Say No to alcohol and other drugs.
The students learned many life-long safety rules that they should follow to keep safe in their lives. Thank you to Officer Louie for giving them these great tips.Full Story
Indian Trail Elementary teacher is first ‘Hometown Hero’
Kristine Barberio, a fifth-grade teacher at Indian Trail Elementary School, got quite a surprise Tuesday (Sept. 9, 2014) when she was greeted in her classroom and named the first UCPS Hometown Hero. Barberio was recognized by the law firm of Charles G. Monnett III & Associates in Charlotte. The designation recognizes the commitment teachers make to their students by showcasing one teacher each month in Mecklenburg, Lincoln, Catawba, Iredell, Cabarrus and Union counties. The nominations for the Hometown Hero Teacher Appreciation Award are ongoing throughout the school year, and may be made for any teacher who is believed to deserve special recognition.Full Story