Grants & Programs: North School Attendance Work Group
Purpose - Convene a multi-agency team to improve school attendance.
1) Leverage Local Human Resources
2) Address Chemical Dependency/ Mental Health
3) Improve Communication
4) Build Student Engagement
1A) Explore options for a “go to” person
2A) Explore and learn about chemical dependency and mental health programs
3A) Best practices for documenting student absences
3Ai) Court documentation needs
3Aii) WBWF and ESSA documentation needs
4A) Agencies share ideas
The Northern St. Louis County Family Service Collaborative serves children and families by encouraging collaboration of integrated family centered services, which provide education, advocacy, and support.
St. Louis County Intake Screener: 1-800-450-9777
Call this number if you think a child (typically 11 or younger) may need county resources/services or you need to report educational neglect.
Help me Grow! for children birth to five: 1-866-693-4769
The local infant and toddler intervention or preschool special education program will contact the family for their permission to proceed with the referral. Parents may accept or decline.