Congratulations for becoming part of the School Safety Patrol! You are now one of 562,000 students in 30,000 schools nationwide who are helping keep other students safe on their way to and from school. School Safety Patrol membership is a position of honor that has continued on since 1920. This Web site will help you understand your role as a patroller, help you set a positive example for other students and keep your classmates safe. Click through the links to learn more about your job as a patroller.