Canton Elementary Schools

Elementary Schools - Officer Kascavitch

Officer KascavitchOfficer Kascavitch,  better known to the students as Officer Eric, is the elementary school SRO. Officer Eric has been a Police Officer for fourteen years while serving in the position of school resource officer for the past four years.  After graduating from high school, Officer Eric enlisted in the United States Army, where he served for eight years. Once discharged, he took the civil service exam for the police and got hired shortly thereafter.  Officer Eric has a bachelor's degree in criminal justice and has attended and received a certification for: 

  • School Resource Officer, basic course (Nation Association of School Resource Officers, 2022)
  • Adolescent Mental Health (Nation Association of School Resource Officers, 2022)
  • Sexual Assault Investigator (MPTC, 2023)
  • Rape Aggression Defense (R.A.D.) instructor course (2023)

Officer Eric has also participated in Active Shooter Training (2023) with the Canton Police Department.