Student Support Services

Mission

The focus of the Office of Student Support Services is to provide assistance to students, families, and schools to advance the well-being, academic success, and lifelong achievement of students. 

Attendance/Truancy Case Management

Case managers provide one-on-one assistance to schools and families to address student absenteeism and proactively resolve truancy.

Homebound Instruction

For information on homebound instruction and to request the appropriate form, please contact Mary Moore.

School Counseling Services

The Student Support Services Department oversees school counseling services provided to students in kindergarten through 12th grade. The comprehensive developmental counseling program facilitates academic and career planning and promotes the student’s personal, social and emotional growth. Each school has a counseling department which works with students to meet their needs in these areas and, from time to time, will also provide responses to crises resulting from tragic events.

School Health Administration

Manages school health programs and supports educational staff. Serves as health advisory resource for administrators, staff members, students, parents and community members.

Student Discipline

Interfaces with school administrators, the Superintendent, students and parents in handling disciplinary matters that involve appeals, out-of- school suspension, and expulsion.

Other Programs

Student Support Services also provides leadership on character education, substance abuse prevention, bullying prevention, attendance initiatives, threat assessment, crisis response, home instruction, variances and therapeutic day treatment.