Student Assistance Program
Student Asssistance Program (SAP) TEAM
Northern High School
The Student Assistance Program (SAP) team gives school staff the opportunity to identify and help those students whose lives are being negatively affected by high-risk behavior or emotional disturbance.
To Identify, intervene, refer and monitor students having school related problems because of alcohol, drugs and or mental health issues.
How to make a referral:
The person making the referral can fill out a referral form which are located in the school counseling office, classrooms, or the nurse's office.
What happens after a student is referred:
Team members gather information from other staff members who have contact with the student. An informal team meeting is convened to determine the status of the referral. The parents and student are contacted and asked to provide consent before SAP services are initiated.
Dir Safety & Security Services
True North Wellness Counselor (D & A)
MH/IDD Caseworker (Mental Health)