Students in 5th grade are eligible to serve on the School Safety Patrol. Service on the Patrol is voluntary. It is open to all 5th graders who are interested and of good standing with school behavior. It means a sacrifice of time before and/or after school. There are some specific qualities that safety patrols should have; dependability, courtesy, a good attitude toward others, and a positive attitude. Patrols set an example of good citizenship.