School Social Worker
(217) 498-9761 ext. 3202
Prevention is comprised of many organizations and activities:
- Joint Alliance for Wellness in our School (JAWS)
This is an adult and youth partnership, working closely with the community and promoting activities that positively reflect a drug-free choice of our students.
- Big Buddy Program
High School students are paired with Elementary, Intermediate and Middle School students; they meet once a month to mentor these students
- Student Assistance Program
Team comprised of Student Services staff and faculty to identify at-risk students and provide them with support
- Red Ribbon Week
Held in October, this yearly event promotes alcohol-free and drug-free lifestyles; many events take place during this one week celebration.
- After Prom
This fun-filled night of activities is held "after prom" at the Rochester Athletic Center and provides an alcohol-free and safe environment for students to celebrate.
- Suicide Prevention Information