RTSD Student Assistance and Family Support
Student Assistance Program (SAP)
Student Assistance Teams are active in the high school, middle school, and elementary schools. SAP teams are comprised of professionals who establish good rapport with students and are dedicated to prevention and intervention efforts; such professionals generally include: teachers, administrators, counselors, psychologists, social worker, and the school nurse. The high school team is called the HS Hope team while the middle school's team is the MS Hope team. Each team at the elementary level is known as the Student Resource Team (SRT).
Family Support Services
Student success and well being are achieved when the important adults involved in the lives of youth are able to work collaboratively to support their needs as individuals. Positive home, school, and community communication are critical to improving student outcomes and modeling collaborative problem solving. School Social Workers perform a multitude of functions that can address barriers to an individual’s ability to reach his/her fullest and healthiest potential.