Syracuse Latin/Hughes Student Support Staff



This is a photo of a student support staff member. Kelly Manard

Coordinator for Student Behavior
The Coordinator for Student Behavior chairs the Discipline/School Climate Team and works with the Chief Ombuds Officer or Student Support Services to ensure compliance with District policy and the Assurance of Discontinuance.  The Coordinator works with staff at the school level to determine appropriate discipline in specific cases and works in coordination with and seeks guidance from the Ombuds Officer/Student Support Services. 
This is a photo of a student support staff member. Krista Hunter

DASA Coordinator/ Special Education Administrator
Dignity Act Coordinators investigate and process all reported bullying and harassment incidents and ensure that all DASA prevention activities and DASA student interventions are implemented.              

The Administrator in charge of Special Education ensures that all students with disabilities receive the services and supports necessary to succeed, as well as that the school is in compliance with all laws and regulations.  This administrator works with all special education staff to provide quality services to our students with disabilities. 
This is a photo of a student support staff member. Shonette Harper

DASA Coordinator/ Lead Social Worker
Dignity Act Coordinators investigate and process all reported bullying and harassment incidents and ensure that all DASA prevention activities and DASA student interventions are implemented.              

Lead Social Workers coordinates all support staff, both internal and external, and leads the work of ensuring that all students have equitable access to services and interventions that they need.  The Lead Social Worker also facilitates the intervention team work.
This is a photo of a student support staff member. Kristina Goodman

Psychologist
Psychologists are uniquely qualified members of school teams that support students'ability to learn and teacher's ability to teach.  They apply expertise in mental health, learning and behavior to help children and youth succeed academically, socially, behaviorally, and emotionally.
This is a photo of a student support staff member. Angie Griffin

Special Education Liaison
The Special Education Liaison is the link between the school stakeholders and the Special Education Department.  The Liaison's primary role is to ensure compliance the IEP document including the quality of services provided to the students.
  Theodore Jones

Promise Zone Specialist
The Promise Zone Specialist reviews the entire population in a school, assists in identifying youth in need, delivers or refers to interventions and tracks student success.
This is a photo of a student support staff member. Colleen Gowing

Mental Health Clinician
Mental Health Clinicians match students' emotional and behavioral needs with effective interventions by screening, assessing, and treating students exhibiting mental health challenges.
  Robert Brown

Family Based FSSS
Family Support for Student Success (FSSS) staff provide intensive child and family support in order to remove barriers to academic success.
This is a photo of a student support staff member. Barbara Babiarz

Behavior Intervention Center
The Behavior Intervention Center staff member supervises the space and ensures that the student receives supports and interventions in order to return to the classroom room as quickly as possible.
This is a photo of a student support staff member. Frank Morasco

Child Welfare Liaison
Child Welfare Liaisons respond to child welfare concerns that do not rise to a mandated level of support.
  Steve Alleyne

Attendance Assistant
The Attendance Assistant works with the Intervention Team in school to make parent contact for students with chronic absenteeism, which is more than 8 days of absences.  The assistant makes home visits and ensures students are able to attend school.
This is a photo of a student support staff member. Andrea Bernard

Parent University
Parent University offers families a variety of FREE classes and workshops designed to add to existing skills, provide opportunities for additional growth and development and positively contribute to children’s academic and social-emotional success.
This is a photo of a student support staff member. Luberta Crouch

Family Engagement Facilitator
The Family Engagement Facilitators provide advocacy and support for students and families.