Websites of Interest

The DePaolo School Counselors are trying to keep students and parents in touch with what is going on during the middle school years. Here are some websites that provide families with information that may be helpful. This page will be updated periodically with new websites for you to visit.


Through self discovery and collaboration with parents, teachers and school counselors, Naviance helps students be better prepared for academics, careers and understanding of self. The Naviance Family Connection portal provides students and families with a variety of tools designed to connect learning to life™. School Counselors have the access information if you cannot log in.

Southington Serves - View current volunteer opportunities

A Southington community initiative aimed at developing healthy and successful youth.


What Can Parents Do About It

Penn State University has but out a guide to help inform parents about what they can do to help their children with bullying. There are additional websites within the article that may be helpful.

Stop School Bullying: Kalamazoo College's Site Dedicated to Creating Safe Learning Environments for Kids

Welcome to
Your family's guide to making the Internet and Technology
fun, safe and productive.

Wired Kids, Inc. is a U.S. charity dedicated to protecting all Internet users, especially children, from cybercrime and abuse. It operates several programs and Web sites designed to help everyone learn how to protect their privacy and security online and to teach responsible Internet use.


Exploring Middle School Reform


The New England League of Middle Schools

“It’s all about learning”

The Misson of NELMS: The New England League of Middle Schools through its vision, leadership, and programs, provides a network of services for learning about and implementing developmentally appropriate practices for young adolescents that will serve them in their ever changing world.