It is that exciting time of year again, PATROL APPLICATION TIME!!!  All rising 5th grade students may apply to be a patrol.  The application process have 4 steps.  The link to each part is in this email.  All links are also available on the T. Clay Wood Patrol Page (

  1. Watch Mr. Dove’s Video About the Application Process:
  2. Read the Application Letter: (also at the bottom of this page)
  3. Complete the Application:
  4. Ask Your Teacher to Complete the Referral:

Applications are due by May 29th!  They will then be reviewed by the Patrol Application Committee and all applicants will be notified on June 8th.  If you have any questions you may contact me via email (

Have a great week!

Mr. Dove


T. Clay Wood Patrols are 5th graders who make sure that all students are safe on the bus and in the hallways.  Patrols also strive to set an excellent example for all students in the school!

Patrol Pledge
 I promise to do my best to:
Report to duty on time
Perform my duties faithfully
Strive to prevent accidents,
always setting a good example myself
Obey my teachers and officers of the patrol

Report dangerous student practices 
Strive to earn the respect of my fellow students