Student Support Room
To provide a safe environment, giving students time to re-group, problem-solve conflicts
and practice coping skills to increase their time in class.
The Student Support Room is an alternative classroom for
students who have earned a Critical Incident. Students report to the room
after completing a reflection sheet and then are expected to complete the work for
the class that they are missing with the support of a Paraeducator.
The room may also be used for a variety of other reasons described below.
Below is a list of calming/coping strategies we offer in SSR:
head down and rest
a Walk or Run
a weighted ball
Reality headsets for mindfulness (may access with signed permission slip)
addition we are implementing Dialectical Behavior Therapy skills and resources
offered in conjunction with the therapists, that can offer self-soothing using
the six senses:
Below is the list of rooms we can utilize and offer to students in need of a calming location:
Tension Reduction Room