JISD Counseling Weekly Newsletter
Welcome Students, Parents and Staff
Please join us for mindfulness weekly sessions that are available for students, parents, and staff they are live but are also recorded so you can go back and play them later. Practicing mindfulness during this time will help you stay strong.
Vist the Guidance and Counseling Website for more details about SchooLinks, Mindfulness techniques, Resources, or if you need to contact a JISD Counselor, and much more.
Grandparents Raising their Grandchildren- Fresh Produce Pick- up
Texas Grandparents Raising Grandchildren will be hosting a drive thru produce pick-up, this Saturday.
The boxes will be about 18 lbs of really nice fresh produce from River City Produce. Please share will all grandparents, they must RSVP! There are 200 boxes available
Date: Saturday, May 16
Time: 10-2, (At RSVP we can determine a time slot)
RSVP: Call or text Beth Brown at 210-338-0027
Address: 9650 Huebner Rd. 78240 (Grace Point Church)
Virtual Graduation Class of 2020
JECA -May 15, 2020 @6:30
Judson HS- May 23, 2020 @9:00 AM
Veterans Memorial HS- May 23, 2020 @ 2:30 PM
Karen Wagner HS - May 23, 2020 @ 7:30 PM
JLA- May 28th @ 6:00 PM
Registration is Open for New and Returning Students
Chromebook for Students
NAMI - National Alliance for Mental Illness
Because we’re in this together, you are not alone.During this difficult time, the NAMI HelpLine is here for you. HelpLine volunteers are working to answer questions, offer support and provide practical next steps. The resources on this page provide information to address many needs and concerns.
The NAMI HelpLine can be reached Monday through Friday, 10 am–6 pm, ET.
City of San Antonio Resources
Social Emotional Learning
Weekly Mindfulness Activities
Live 8:00 - 8:30 if you miss them live they are all recorded for you to play back anytime you are ready for a little self care.
Monday, May 11th Mindfulness For Students & Teachers
Tuesday, May 12th Mindfulness For Students & Teachers
Wednesday, May 13th Mindfulness For Students & Teachers
Thursday, May 14th Mindfulness For Students & Teachers
Friday, May 15th Mindfulness For Students & Teachers
College and Career Readiness
Thank you College and Career Counselors for Sharing Weekly Activities for Students
Game of Life for 7th-12th Grade Students
Exploring Internships for the Summer for 11th Grade Students
#1 Complete Save your Seat
#2 Complete Apply Texas
# 3 Complete FASFA.
The priority deadline was March 20 to have all 3 complete. If you still need to complete #2 and # 3 please complete them as soon as possible as students who submit will be reviewed on a space available basis. College Counselors will be scheduling FASFA Zoom meetings next week if you need assistance. More details to come. If you have any questions contact your college counselor and check their website for more information.
FASFA/TASFA Completion for all Seniors
We are here to help!
Judson High School- Cynthia Cortez Ccortez@judsonisd.org
Wagner High School - Alyssa Perez Aperez095@judsonisd.org
Veterans Memorial High School - Jennifer Rendon Jrendon885@judsonisd.org
JECA- Marissa Martinez Mmartinez272@judsonisd.org
Hotlines and Help Lines
SA Food Bank
Families can call in and provide their zip code to find the closest food resource location to them. Hours of operation 8:00 AM- 8:00 PM.
United Way Information and Referral
211 or (210) 227-4357
Texas Child Abuse Hotline
Center for Health Care Services/ Bexar County 24 hour Crisis hotline
(210) 223-7233 or 1-800-316-9241
Crisis Text Line
Text home to 741741 when going through any kind of emotional crisis and a crisis counselor will respond via text.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Other Assistance as Needed
Military Families contact Ms.Greenwood by
email email@example.com or by phone (210) 802-6709
McKinney Vento contact Ms. Young by
email firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone (210) 764-9571
School Age Parent Program contact Ms. Palmer by
email email@example.com or by phone (512) 553-8023
If you are experiencing difficulty in providing basic necessities for your family and need additional assistance, please contact the following:
Monica Chavarria by email firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone (210) 541-2731
Trisha Walker by email email@example.com or by phone (210) 595-9698
Reynae Herrera by email firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone (210)595-9541
Monica Garcia by email email@example.com or by phone (210) 275-4031