• School District Social Worker Service

    The District Social Worker is a versitile and important addition to the SCASD Student Services Department. This position is involved with a variety of activities, involving all grade levels throughout the district. The District Social Worker assists with meeting basic needs, mental health concerns, behavioral concerns, positive behavioral support, academic and classroom support, consultation with teachers, parents, and administrators as well as provide individual and group counseling/therapy. Additionally, the District Social Worker may provide information for outside support services or agencies and resources to help students, families and falculty/staff.

     

    The District Social Worker is taking on the previous Family and Community Engagement Program. 

    In-Home Services: Home visits may occur to discuss concerns and solutions regarding child, family, school or parenting concerns.  Discussion and information about parenting, school concerns, stress management, and much more may be offered. Collaborates with the Home & School Visitor as needed.

    In-School Services: Services may include colloboratino with Home & School Visitor when facilitating positive communication between home and school or serving as a member of a school team as needed. Connecting families to other in-school services may also be utilized.

    Community Services: The  District Social Worker can help commect families with many community human service agencies.  

    Parenting Programs: Possible services are outlined below.  

    • Straight Talk Monthly Sessions:  A presentation is offered one evening each month for parent/guardians to attend.
    • Teen Parent Assistance: services for high school students who are pregnant or parenting.
    • Referrals/Connections: Referrals to appropriate school and community resources as needed.
Last Modified on November 15, 2021