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Meet Officer Vic

Officer Vic

Interviewed by Lauren DeJonge

  1. What do you do to help the students of Waxhaw Elementary?

“I teach the D.A.R.E program; I run safety assemblies; I eat the cafeteria food to make sure it is safe for the students, and I sometimes direct traffic." 

 

  1. What is the favorite part of your job?

"Interacting with students, playing dodge-bee, and helping people in general.”

 

  1. What do you want students to know about you?

 “I have 2 kids who are in high school. I have been a police officer for 27 ½ years. I love high fives and Reese's Peanut butter cups!”

 

  1. Why do you think your job is important?

“I think that my job is important because I bring positivity to all the students I teach.” 

Lauren DeJonge 5th Grade Student