Student Assistance Program

Functions of SAP

Functions of SAP

Prevention
Programs, services and activities designed to keep healthy students healthy.
              School policy and expections
                 Student assemblies and speakers
              Extra-curricular code of conduct
              Red Ribbon campaign (alcohol/drug awareness)
              White Ribbon campaign (violence prevention awareness)

Functions of SAP

Prevention
Programs, services and activities designed to keep healthy students healthy.
              School policy and expections
                 Student assemblies and speakers
              Extra-curricular code of conduct
              Red Ribbon campaign (alcohol/drug awareness)
              White Ribbon campaign (violence prevention awareness)
              Yellow Ribbon campaign (suicide prevention awareness)
              Operation Snowball
              Staff-student mentoring program
              Parent education programs
              Comprehensive staff training
              Pre-prom assembly
              SAP Community Networking Council
              District 128 SAP Advisory Council
              Alternative to suspension program
                 Drug/Alcohol Prevention Clubs (SPARK, VIP)

Intervention
Programs and services designed to intervene early to re-focus student learning and growth
             Attendance/tardy policies
             "Blue Card" identification & referral system
             Learning Support Team review
             SAP Core Team review
             In-school student educational support groups
             Community -based educational programs
             Community-based student assessment services

Support
Programs and services which support positive momentum for healthy change.
             Numerous educational support groups
             One-to-one counselor/social worker/teacher support
             Community referral resources
             Staff mentoring of students
             Evaluation and monitoring of program services and processes

SAP Support Groups

SAP Sponsors various support groups for students to attend on a weekly basis during the school day.

Grief and Loss (loss of family member/friend)

Concerned Persons (Family member of friend with substance abuse problem)

Changing Families (Divorce, Separation, change of guardianship)

Anger Management (Strategies to cope with anger and frustration)

NOT - Not on Tobacco (smoking cessation)

Re-Entry Group (students re-entering school after a hospitalization)

Recovery Group (support for students recovering from addiction)

Images (Body images and healthy eating)

New Student Group (for students new to the district)