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MOVING UP TO HIGH SCHOOL:

PREPARING TO SUPPORT 

YOUR 8TH GRADER

Thursday, April 23, 2020

7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Wilton High School Little Theatre

Starting high school is a major milestone. Wilton Youth Council's Project 2024, the Wilton High School PTSA, and Wilton Public Schools invite you to learn how to provide social and emotional support to your child through this transition. After a presentation by Liz Jorgensen on adolescent brain development, and a brief introduction of the FLIGHT Program for incoming freshmen, there will be a panel discussion to address parents' questions.

Who are the Presenters?

  • Liz Jorgensen, CADC, Adolescent Psychiatrist from Insight Counseling

  • Deborah Marino, WHS Counselor for the Freshman Class

  • Pamela Scott, WHS Counselor for the Freshman Class

Q&A with Panelists:

  • WHS Counselors, Deborah Marino and Pamela Scott

  • WHS Social Worker, Kathy Weiss

  • Middlebrook Counseelor, Anne McManus

  • WHS Students

Who Should Attend?

  • Parents of 8th grade students (no students, please)

Admission is free.

Please contact Genevieve Eason with questions.

 

Sponsored By:

Wilton Youth Council's Project 2024,

Wilton High School PTSA, Wilton Public Schools