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Prince Edward School
River East Transcona School Division

Our school safety patrols consist of Grade 5 and 6 student volunteers. We have two patrol team captains. Patrols are on for 15 minutes before school commences and 10 minutes after dismissal.

If students cannot fulfill their patrol duties, parents are asked to call the school before 8:30 a.m.

Parents of patrols are asked to check the temperature with wind chill and send their patrols out according to the schedule. All parents are asked to make any arrangements necessary for their children to get to school safely during extreme weather conditions.

Cold Weather Guidelines for Patrols

Please note the new division policy for patrolling during extremely cold weather.

-27 to -34 (including wind chill) : 10 minutes on post.
Warm clothing is essential. Facial protection is recommended.

-34 to -42 : 5 minutes on post
Posts located more than a five-minute walk from the school will not be patrolled. Warm clothing and facial protection is essential.

Below -42 : No student patrols on post.

Download the patrol handbook