“13 Reasons Why”- Cautionary information for parents and educators

The popular new Netflix series, 13 Reasons Why has become a quite popular binge-worthy series for students.  The series shares a sensationalized view of teen suicide and does not portray appropriate or accurate support/treatment for teens in these situations.  The National Association of School Psychologists has put together an informative resource for parents and educators including cautions, guidance, and additional resources.

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For 8th Grade Families:

The class of 2021 will be the first class to graduate with a proficiency based diploma. To graduate, students will earn 21.5 credits and they will demonstrate proficiency in subject specific standards and the Maine Guiding Principles. Graduation requirements are outlined in the BHS course handbook, but if you would like to learn more about this, we will be holding a parent and guardian forum on Tuesday, May 2nd at Brunswick High School at 6:00pm. All 8th grade families are invited to attend.