During my 3rd visit to the 7th grade, I talked about prescription drugs and prescription drug abuse. We live in a culture where all sorts of pills are available to any person that asks for them, and many of our homes are filled with all sorts of medications that could be dangerous if used improperly.…… Continue reading LCHS 7/8 – Prescription Drugs
I made my second visit to the La Canada HS 7th grade on Monday and Tuesday, and my day was spent talking about tobacco and some of the alternative methods that folks use to smoke or ingest nicotine. I started the discussion with a talk about how these products are advertised. Fifty years ago, there…… Continue reading LCHS 7/8 – Hookahs, Tobacco and More
This last Monday and Tuesday, I had the pleasure of returning to La Canada High School to teach the 7th Grade students. With 10 classes of kids, it takes me two days to see the whole group, but it was great to see how they are all doing now that they have transitioned from elementary…… Continue reading LCHS #1 – Catching Up With Deputy Jake
Hello Parents, My name is Deputy Jake Merrifield, and I am in charge of the STAR Program in Malibu and La Canada/Flintridge. I will use this blog to post summaries of each lesson I teach throughout the year. If you ever want to get a hold of me you can contact me in the following…… Continue reading Welcome to Deputy Jake’s blog
The STAR Unit is proudly offering 40 oz Hydro Flask Basecamp Mega Tundra Water Bottles for sale this holiday season. The bottles are $30 each. The bottles have a wide mouth and are vacuum insulated. They keep contents COLD for 24 hours or HOT for 12 hours. The bottles have a powder coat finish with…… Continue reading LASD Hydro Flask Water Bottles Available Now!