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Valley Vista Thomas named SRO of the Year
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE6/15/2017
Valley Vista Thomas named SRO of the Year
DYSART SCHOOLS - City of Surprise Police Officer and Valley Vista High School School Resource Officer (SRO) Chris Thomas has been named the the 2017 Arizona SRO of the Year by the Arizona Association of School Resource Officers.  

The Arizona SRO of the Year Award is given to officers who exhibit the qualities and goals of the School Resource Officer position. Through the triad approach to school policing (teaching, counseling, policing), the SRO bridges works with students to teach law-related education while working with school administration to keep schools safe.

Officer Thomas was nominated by Officer Wendy Klarkowski, several students, school staff members, and administrators at the Valley Vista High School.