Bullying presentations at schools

T he administration and guidance office at Whitehall High School will host an information program on bullying and conflict resolution for parents and other members of the community later this month.

The program will be held from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 18, inside the library at Whitehall High School.

The program will focus on conflict resolution, bullying and student relationships. Administrators will provide parents with advice and strategies on how to deal with those issues and resolve conflicts.

The program is the first in what administrators hope becomes a series of informational events.

Parents and family members of students in grades Kindergarten through 12th are invited to attend.

Light refreshments will be available.

 

Whitehall Elementary School will host its own bullying program next week.

Students and faculty will attend a “Sweethearts and Antibullying” presentation on Friday, Dec. 21.

The “Sweethearts and Antibullying” program was founded by Queensbury resident Jason Spector and his former college wrestling teammate Tom Murphy.

The program is intended not for bullies or the bullied, but for parents and students who may witness bullying.

The presentation is expected to begin at 9:30 a.m. and will last for a little more than an hour.

 

 

Comments

comments

Read more in this week's Times in newsstands now or click here to read right now with our e-edition.

Tags: , , ,

Northshire Freepress – 11/17/17

Northshire_11_17_17.pdf-web.pdf

North Country Freepress – 11/17/17

Weekender – 11/17/17

Weekender 11_17_17.pdf-web.pdf

Lakes Region Freepress – 11/17/17

Lakes_11-17-17.pdf-web.pdf

Price is $1: Village agrees to sell land to fire company

WVFC Fire House

By Matthew Saari After eight months of sometimes-heated discussions, the village of Whitehall and the Whitehall Volunteer Fire Company are […]

Bridge repair threatens businesses

DSC_0803

By Krystle S. Morey What started as a facelift for a 130-year-old bridge in North Granville has turned into a […]

Food pantry moves to Broadway

DSC_0559

By Matthew Saari Following a lengthy search, the Whitehall Food Pantry has found a new location to call home. Pantry […]

Free holiday meals offered

thanksgiving dinner stock

By Ellen Ricks Thanksgiving is more than just a parade on TV or an exciting game of football, it’s about […]

Pawlet, Rupert to vote on merger

act 46

By Krystle S. Morey Vermont residents will decide Tuesday whether to accept a proposal to merge the Pawlet and Rupert […]

North Country Freepress – 11/10/17

FreePress_11_10_17.pdf-web.pdf

Weekender – 11/10/17

Weekender 11_10_17.pdf-web.pdf

Lakes Region Freepress – 11/10/17

Lakes_11_10_17.pdf-web.pdf