Elementary School Programs for Substance Abuse

Not all programs are offered at all schools.

Street Heat

Grades Four and Five

  • Multiagency public safety band that educates students about drugs and violence resistance skills
  • Resource teachers serve as liaison between Street Heat and schools.

For more information, contact Marynell Haas, Student Due Process resource teacher, at marynell.haas@jefferson.kyschools.us, (502) 485-6206, or (502) 485-3260.

Safe and Drug-Free Schools Assessment Center

Kindergarten Through Grade Five

  • Offers assistance with behavior and/or drug and alcohol issues
  • Handles referrals from schools or parents because of concerns or suspension
  • Requires an appointment to be attended by the student and parent
  • Takes about an hour and a half
  • Results in options for parents
  • Shares information with school administrators