How do I wear my AAA safety patrol belt? Belts should lay on the right shoulder and buckled in the front. Badges should be pinned on the front of the shoulder strap at chest level. Badges should only be removed if the belt is being cleaned. The printed “Safety Patrol” side of the belt should be on the patroller’s back.
Why are safety patrols important? Student safety patrols enhance enforcement of drop-off and pick-up procedures at school by increasing safety for students and traffic flow efficiency for parents. Such efforts allow students to participate in promoting traffic safety where they learn skills they can use in their everyday lives.
Why do I want to be a safety patrol? You are a good problem solver. You demonstrate good leadership skills. The primary job of Safety Patrols is to help students cross streets safely; to be safe pedestrians and bus riders; and to foster qualities of leadership and good citizenship in the patrol members.
What qualities make a good safety patrol? The need for punctuality and strict attention to duty should be impressed. Hence, membership on a patrol helps develop attention to duty, alertness, dependability, qualities of leadership, and a sense of social obligation.