RCAS to hold Parent Education Night for Suicide Prevention
RAPID CITY, S.D. — Throughout the month of October, the Rapid City Area Schools have lesson plans for students to participate in for Signs of Suicide.
For preparation, the RCAS will be holding a Parent Education Night for Suicide Prevention at the North Middle School Cafeteria on Monday, September 27, from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. to discuss the lesson plans and what families can do to help their students.
Topics to be covered include:
- RCAS Suicide Prevention
- Suicide Statistics
- Myths and Facts
- Signs/Symptoms of Depression and Suicide
- Signs of Suicide Curriculum
- What Families Can Do At Home
- Community Resources
If you are unable to attend and would like a recording of the program, please email Social Emotional Education Coordinator Sarah Zimmerman at Sarah.Zimmerman@k12.sd.us.