Porter Tiered System of Supports



Tier 1
Universal Supports
Schoolwide and classroom practices that promote the development and practice of pro-social behaviors, self-discipline, habits of learning, and healthy well-being.
 
Melissa Giardine, Dignity Act Coordinator
 
Caston Binger, Dignity Act Coordinator
 
Kathleen Brunetta, Student Support Center Staff
 
Kaitlyn Jackson, School Counselor
 
Althea Narine, PAX Partner
Tier 2
Targeted Supports
Coordinated supports that match students’ social, emotional, and mental health needs to address the root cause of an issue.
 
Cathy Butler, PromiseZone Specialist
 
Jennifer Long, Special Education Liaison
 
Melissa Giardine, Social Worker
 
Lisa Quinones-Sherman, Section 504 Administrator
 
Sheila Donahue, Section 504 Liaison
 
Tier 3
Intensive Supports
Intensive, specialized support.
 
Gabby Avery, ARISE
 
 
Candace Belge, Family Support for Student Success, School Support
 
 
Vickey Mayes, Family Support for Student Success, Family Support
 
 
Melissa Giardine, Child Welfare Liaison
 
 
Carl Mannino, School Psychologist