• 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.
  • Health & Wellness
     
     
    Health & Wellness
  • Learning
     
    Learning
  •  All-City Council works to make health initiatives understandable and student-friendly.
     
     
     Linked Learning health pathways are being built at many high schools.
     
     
     Summer programming includes 60 minutes of physical education a day.
     
     
     TUPE provides education toward drug prevention and social & academic empowerment.
     
     
     Afterschool programs provide physical education, nutrition education, and gardening education.
     
  • Thriving
     
    Thriving
  •  The Transitional Students and Families Unit refers students to mental health services.
     
     
     Summer programs include Lunch & Breakfast for all students.
     
     
     SEL is a large section of the CHKS survey, gathering data on healthy school environments.
     
     
     The Behavioral Health Unit supports linkages to mental health & wellness in school.
     
     
     Youth Advocacy focuses on promoting healthy foods.
     
     
  • Together
     
    Together
  •  The Family Engagement Unit integrates Health & Wellness into family literacy nights/workshops.
     
     
     Parent leadership trainings incorporate Health & Wellness policy.
     
     
     Parents volunteer in salad bars at lunch & in school gardens.
     
     
     Juvenile Justice Center provides access for health needs and community resources.
     
     
     We collaborate with partners to provide dental coverage and glasses for students.
     
  • (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.