SOUTHINGTON HIGH SCHOOL - STUDENT SUCCESS PLANS


THE MISSION OF THE SOUTHINGTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS IS TO HAVE:

STUDENTS ENGAGE IN A RANGE OF EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCES TO BECOME INFORMED, ADAPTIVE PROBLEM SOLVERS WHO EFFECTIVELY COMMUNICATE, RISE TO CHALLENGES, AND ARE COMMITTED TO IMPROVE THEMSELVES AND THEIR COMMUNITIES. (rev 6/2008)

Southington High School is excited to announce the start of our SSP Advisory Program. Each certified staff member - teachers, administrators, counselors, school social workers, psychologists - will serve as mentors to each of our SHS students who are in the building during the morning.

What are Student Success Plans? Click here for a PowerPoint Presentation which provides details about the state-mandated program.

What is provided at SHS?

Each student in grades 6-12 will have a Student Success Plan which will include academic (A), career(C), social, emotional, and physical development(SEP).



Academic Development


Course Fair

Individual Counseling

Fall Open House

Parent-Teacher Conferences

Power Teacher Parent Portal

College Fair

College Planning Night

Financial Aid Planning Night

Practice CAPT

Common Formative Assessments- CAPT or SAT prep

SRBI

Literacy Lab

World Language Lab

Math Lab

Career Development

Career Technical Student Organizations:

DECA
FBLA
FCCLA
Women in Math and Science
Project Lead the Way
Corner Cafe'

Social, Emotional, Physical Development

Health Curriculum:

Conflict Management

Personal Decision Making
  • Stress Management
  • Self Advocacy
  • CPR/First Aide

Anti-bullying presentation – “Looking In Theatre”

SRBI

Social Work Support– Anger Management; death of parent/relative; Substance Abuse

Social Studies – define ethics, diversity, culture

Rachel’s Challenge

Day of Silence – Gay/Straight Alliance

Student Success Plan Activities

Grade 9

Freshmen English – Test Taking Strategies and Introduction to CAPT (A)

Freshmen Orientation (SEP)

Freshmen Activities Fair (C, SEP)

High School 101 (A, SEP)

Learning Styles Inventory (A, SEP)

Reading Interventions/Literacy Specialist (A)

Time Management and Study Skills (A, SEP)

Test Taking Strategies (A)

Learning Styles Inventory (A)

Business: Careers and Leadership(C)

Grade 10

PSAT’s for all 10th graders (A)

My College Quickstart (A, C)

Reading Interventions/Literacy Specialist (A)

Grade 11

PSAT’s for all 11th graders

My College Quickstart (A,C)

Myers Briggs Personality Inventory on Naviance (SEP)

Grade 12

Career Goal Setting – Student Surveys in Naviance (C)

College Reps visit in SHS Guidance Office

My College Quickstart (A,C)

Chamber of Commerce Internship Opportunities

Cooperative Work Experience – Business, Marketing, Diversified Occupations