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7th Grade SOS Signs of Suicide Prevention Program

7th Grade: Signs of Suicide(SOS) Prevention Program

 

ARMS Student Services will be offering the SOS Signs of Suicide Prevention Program to our 7th grade students in the coming weeks. This program educates students about the relationship between suicide and depression. Students are encouraged to seek help from trusted adults whether they have concerns about themselves or a friend.

 

Presentation dates:

  • 11/30/21 Track 1 Social Studies Mr. Niedermeyer Core 1 and Core 2

  • 12/1/21 Track 1 Social Studies Mr. Niedermeyer Core 3 and Core 4

  • 12/2/21 Track 3 Social Studies Substitute Teacher Core 1 and Core 2

  • 12/3/21 Track 3 Social Studies Substitute Teachers Core 3 and Core 4

  • 12/9/21 Track 4 Social Studies Ms. Floyd Core 1 and Core 2

  • 12/10/21 Track 4 Social Studies Ms. Floyd Core 3 and Core 4

  • 12/14/21 Track 2 Science Ms. Neuerburg Core 1 and Core 2

Additionally, your student will be given a letter to take home with additional information (students who are tracked out, will receive their letter when they return). If you do not wish for your student to participate in the SOS program, there will be an option on the letter for you to indicate this.

For further information about the SOS program please view: SOS Signs of Suicide Prevention Program and SOS Parent Newsletter.  If you have any questions, please contact your student’s school counselor. 

 

VA families: the SOS program will be presented to in-person 7th grade students only, VA students will receive a different presentation approved for VA 7th grade students at a later date on the topic of physical and emotional safety.