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Prevention Programs

The goals of our Prevention Program are to reduce violence and the use of drugs, alcohol, and tobacco through education and prevention activities. 


Tier 1 Interventions:

  • Arizona School Counselor Association (ASCA) Counseling Model
  • AVID Schoolwide
  • Peer Prevention Programming
  • Second Step 
  • PBIS
  • Link Crew
  • Bullying Prevention
  • Red Ribbon Week programs

Tier 2 Interventions:

  • LEAD - District-wide Alcohol and Drug Awareness Program
  • Vaping- Anti-smoking Education
  • EverFi- Prescription Drug Safety

Tier 3 Interventions:

  • Check & Connect
  • M.E.S.A. Program (Kino JHS)
  • Choose Success - Drug Education (at Riverview and Superstition)
  • College Starts Now - (Carson JHS, Kino JHS and Rhodes JHS)