Montgomery County Public Schools is taking an active role in the
prevention of child abuse and neglect through early prevention and intervention
During the first semester, our counselor will be presenting lessons
on the topic of child abuse and neglect. The lessons are known as Personal Body
Safety Lessons and their purpose is to help students:
- Develop knowledge, decision making
skills, and behaviors which promote safe living in the home, school, and
- Learn skills for self-protection and
identifying child abuse and neglect;
- Learn skills for asking for help for
self and others and practice reporting to a trusted adult; and
- Engage in positive and appropriate
interactions with peers and adults.
If you have any questions or concerns about the topics that will be
covered, please contact the school counselor, Ms. Vicki Pike.