Series: Series5000     Sub Series: 5400 STUDENT WELFARE     Policy Number: 5431
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SUICIDE PREVENTION


In order to address the problem of adolescent suicide the Superintendent of Schools shall establish procedures for:

1. students at risk;

2. the aftermath of a sudden death or suicide;

3. providing inservice programs for staff;

4. the exchange of information between and among agencies for high risk students; and

5. the placement of suicide prevention curricula in the regular school program.

 

Suicide prevention programs may be planned in cooperation with a state or community mental health agency.



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Adoption Date:
2002-06-25

Last Revised: