This session will briefly go over the functions, policies and practices of the various agencies that work with our students and their families. We will discuss what happens when a hotline is made, how it is received and how disposition is determined. We will discuss how the Juvenile Office works with our students-how they become involved, how the court system functions and how students become involved with Sears Youth Center/Sierra Osage Treatment Center. We will also discuss mental health services that our students and families have access to and how we work with families to access these services.

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This session is for all the parents out there! If you have a child who will be in high school soon (or soonish) or is already in high school, this session is for you. I will cover basic information about how to make the most of high school and how to help your child better prepare for the workforce, career, military, technical school, or college. Bring your questions, as most of this session will be participant-driven. Topics covered include high school curriculum, post-secondary planning, FAFSA/financial aid, dual-credit, technical programs, and more!

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