School Social Workers .............Helping Schools, Students, Families and Communities   


Some students struggle to achieve academic success due to social, emotional and behavioral difficulties.  School Social Workers help these students through early intervention, prevention, counseling and support.  We connect families, schools and communities to promote student success.


Helping SCHOOLS:
  • Meet educational goals of students from diverse backgrounds
  • Understand how students are impacted by cultural, economic and other factors
  • Identify students' unmet needs
  • Work effectively with parents
  • Implement policies to address school safety, school attendance, crisis response and child abuse & neglect


Helping STUDENTS:
  • Obtain academic, social and emotional support
  • Become resilient, successful learners
  • Cope in times of crisis
  • Gain personal and social competencies


Helping FAMILIES:
  • Participate effectively in their children's education
  • Understand educational and developmental needs of their child
  • Access school and community resources
  • Strengthen parenting skills
  • Understand CHCCS policies


                  







Your School Social Workers


WENDYJOHNSTON
wjohnston@chccs.k12.nc.us
919-968-3473 ext. 38271



PATTY MOORE
pmoore@chccs.k12.nc.us
919-968-3473 ext. 38271




Our office is located in the basement of 
Glenwood Elementary School