Parenting Together

Parenting Together are casual meetings organized for each grade level and held over lunch or in the morning. They feature guest speakers who discuss age-appropriate topics and allow parents the opportunity to meet and talk with other parents from their child’s grade.

CONTACTS: 7th Grade: Stacey Breckenridge, Pam Holman; 8th Grade: Jessica Shuff, Monica Witherspoon, Elizabeth Purcell; 9th Grade: Lisa Sinton, MaryJo Zipfel; 10th Grade: Stephanie Walker, Sally Gelfman; 11th Grade: Risa Brown, Jan Luhmann; 12th Grade: Lyn Grace, Carolyn Petite

Parenting Together Events

Wed. Oct. 30, 8:30- 9:30am, Conf. Room 2
The 7th Grade Year
Staying Connected: Parenting a 7th Grader
Led by Jennifer Jones, Counseling & Wellness
 
Mon. Nov. 4, 12-1:15pm, Conf. Room 2 
The 9th Grade Year
Secret Life of the 9th Grader: Understanding and Supporting Your New
Highschooler Throughout Schoolwork, Socializing, Peer Pressure and Sports
Led by Kim Bouldin-Jones, Counseling & Wellness,
 
Tue. Nov. 5, 12-1pm, Conf. Rooms 1&2
The 11th Grade Year
Reduce Risky Behavior: Moving from Conflict to Connection
Led by Evonne Weinhaus, author of STOP Struggling With Your Teen

Wed. Nov. 6, 12-1pm, Conf. Room 2
The 10th Grade Year
Coaching Your Child Through Their Sophomore Year: How to Help
Them Achieve Their Goals and Make Responsible Decisions
Led by Jenny Hoffman MA, LCSW Counseling Services
 
Thur. Nov. 7, 8:30-9:30am, Conf. Room 2
The 12th Grade Year
(Title TBD)
Led by Connie Jones MA, LPC Counseling Services
 
Fri. Nov. 15, 12-1pm, Conf. Rooms 1&2
The 8th Grade Year
How to Navigate Difficult Conversations with Your Eighth Grader
Led by Sally Kilbride, Counseling & Wellness