Student Assistance Program
Student Assistance Program Referrals
Click here for a SAP referral form. Completed forms should be returned to the appropriate school counseling office, Jefferson Middle School or Mellon Middle School.
Click here for an informational brochure on the Student Assistance Program.
*Referrals may be submitted by teachers, administrators, parents, nurses, counselors or students.
The Student Assistance Program is carried out by a team of administrators, school counselors, teachers, school nurses, school psychologists and consultants trained to recognize high-risk behaviors that create barriers to learning and impede academic success.
Student Assistance Program Functions
To identify students who may be experiencing severe absenteeism, significant declines in academic performance, drug and alcohol use, symptoms of depression and anxiety, and/or other mental health concerns
To receive referrals from parents/guardians, teachers, students and staff
To collect and provide multi-sourced, objective data to parents
To develop a plan of support within the school environment for referred students
To provide community-based referral services to families on an as needed basis