• Our Roots: A Closer Look
     
    The interconnected work of Community Schools & Student Services.
     

    Roots  
     
    Health & Wellness Academics School Culture & Climate Youth Leadership Expanded Learning Social & Emotional Learning School Readiness & Transitions Family Engagement
     
    Click on an icon above to learn more. Click on the roots to view our tree.
     
    Icons below signify another root's connection to the main root.
  • School Culture & Climate
     
     
    School Culture & Climate
  • Learning
     
    Learning
  •  All-City Council leads youth action research teams to gather data on disproportionate suspensions.
     
     
     Restorative Justice and Positive Behavioral Intervention Support PD for students and staff.
     
     
     Afterschool programs collaborate with Restorative Justice and PBIS intervention.
     
     
     Our schools use evidence-based SEL programs & strategies.
     
     
     We offer culture-based dual enrollment courses.
  • Thriving
     
    Thriving
  •  Behavioral Health Unit provides coaching and connects with district unions to transform adult behaviors.
     
     
     TUPE provides staff SEL and rapport-building skills development.
     
     
     The School Board has integrated SEL standards into board policy.
     
     
     We offer support for schools following healthy food guidelines through our Wellness Policy.
     
     
     Transitional Students and Families Unit trains staff to support transitional students and families.
  • Together
     
    Together
  •  Juvenile Justice Center introduces conflict resolution during family interviews.
     
     
     Expanded Learning forms partnerships with community-based youth development organizations.
     
     
     Summer partners have engaging classroom Professional Learning Communities.
     
     
     Family engagement workshops support Anti-Bullying & Restorative Justice.
     
     
     Parent volunteer opportunities help to support positive school climate.
  • (Community Schools & Student Services supports students through three main focus areas:
    Learning through real-world opportunities, Thriving through healthy environments, Together with families & community.)
     
    For more information, watch our video.