SEL and SOS Screening
Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) Screener
The SEL Screener will be administered to 7th and 8th Graders during the week of October 17, 2022.
Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) commits to supporting all students’ mental wellness and social and emotional learning (SEL). The School Board has approved a screener to review students’ skills and experiences in these areas. FCPS staff will use the screener to identify strengths and needs for students in grades K-12. The screener provides information regarding students’ experiences and how staff can support their needs.
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Signs of Suicide (SOS) Screener
The SOS Screener will be administered to 7th Graders on October 11 and 13, 2022.
This school year, FCPS staff are working to teach students about mental health and how to seek help if they are worried about themselves or a friend. We are using a program called Signs of Suicide (SOS). The program teaches students about this difficult topic and encourages them to seek help.