Parent UniversityParent University educates Combs parents on the social, emotional, and developmental needs of their student. It focuses on creating positive experiences and building emotional health so students are present, engaged, and learning when on campus. The focus on emotional health and the education of the whole child will lead to success as students reach for their full potential, contribute to the greater good of society, and lead meaningful lives.Parent University is a creative and exciting way for parents to get involved with their child's social and emotional learning. Trained professionals provide parents with FREE materials, webinars and events to help them address issues that their students may be experiencing.
Tools and CurriculumThe district has Second Step Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) curriculum at its elementary schools and all our elementary schools are beginning their implementation of Mindful Schools curriculum. Our secondary campuses are using Mindful Schools curriculum, Major Clarity curriculum, and implementing Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS). Tiered supports for students showing mental health or social-emotional need along with risk assessment procedures are operational on all campuses.
Southeast Valley Community Alliance
J.O. Combs Unified School District is excited to introduce the community to the Southeast Valley Community Alliance (SVCA). SVCA is a coalition serving Queen Creek and San Tan Valley that aims to promote community wellness and build resilience by providing mental health and substance abuse resources to help youth and their families to make healthy choices.
J.O. Combs Unified School District, SVCA, and the San Tan Valley community are united in creating positive change to promote health and wellness. Please take some time to look at www.svcaaz.org to see all the resources and events offered by this coalition.