"WhyTry" is a proven program to help youth improve attendance in school. The small group meets weekly during seminar period in the guidance office.
-Decision Making vs consequences
-Identify and change negative self- labels
-Recognizing defense mechanisms
-How to solve problems and 'stick to their goals'
-Find strengths, interests, and set short and long term goals
-The importance of obeying laws and rules
-Develop long lasting support from family, friends and role models
-How to stay motivated and recognize accomplishments.
The attachment below is a parent permission form. Please see your guidance counselor for more information.