Posts Tagged ‘Prevention’

We’ve heard that students are hanging out without adult supervision at local Publix stores after school. This is specifically occurring at the Lake Miriam Publix, the Southgate Publix, and the Lake Wales Publix.

It is asked that the NLO’s make an effort to patrol the plazas between 1500-1630 hours as they are able, thus making their presence known to the children.  The SRO’s should, as they are able, and specifically after dismissal procedures check their surrounding school areas such as these plazas to ensure that we do not have potential safety issues needing to be addressed.

Thanks for your help!


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The New York Times ran an article concerning dropouts. It seems as if they have a higher rate of incarceration.

On any given day, about one in every 10 young male high school dropouts is in jail or juvenile detention, compared with one in 35 young male high school graduates

They study can be found here. A study found that $209,000.00 could be saved by help preventing one (1) child from dropping out of school!

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