Holy Cross School hosted a First Responder Awareness and Appreciation Day on Sept. 28.

Members of the Delaware State Police, Kent County Paramedics, Dover Police Department, Delaware Department of Transportation and Camden Fire Department gave presentations to the school about safety and security at home, in the community, and in the world.

The students enjoyed age appropriate presentations about social media, stranger danger, accident reconstruction, bicycle safety and crime scene investigation and more. On hand were fire apparatus, ambulances, the Delaware State Police helicopter, the Delaware State Police Mounted Patrol Unit, the Dover Police Department K-9 Unit and members of the motor unit from the Dover Police Department.