What We've Done So Far

Pelham Elementary School:

We are piloting our first Social/Emotional Curriculum with our Pre K and Kindergarten classes in November 2017. Each classroom is provided with Lion's Quest curriculum based on their grade level. The curriculum was purchased from The Lion's Club International Foundation. This social/emotional curriculum includes emotion identification, self-awareness and personal behavioral control.  

Trainings of staff- i need more info about this

what is happening at PMS?

Pelham Memorial School:

Pelham High School:
In the spring of 2017, we implemented Challenge Day with great success. Students and teachers alike shared they felt like it changed their outlook on their lives for the better. Many students are hopeful to participate in this again in the future. For more information please refer to the link: https://www.challengeday.org.


In month and YEAR? parents were invited to attend a parent training on anxiety and depression by Lynn Lyons, LICSW, a therapist from Concord, NH. Parents were taught... 

At each school we have begun social and emotional learning classrooms. Each has a special education teacher who is available to provide support to students in a smaller classroom setting with individualized instruction to focus on their social and emotional needs which impact their ability to complete school work or daily activities of school life. At PES, the teacher is Ms. Bradshaw, at PMS the teacher is Mr. Evans and at PHS the teacher is Mrs. Scanio.

Dr. Lessard, Director of Student Services, Mr. Hoffman, Assistant Director of Student Services, Mrs. Kilabuk, School Psychologist and Mr. Alexander, Assistant Principal at PHS attended the School Mental Health Conference in Washington DC in October 2017. The group presented their plan to other school district representatives about developing a comprehensive school mental health system- including a multi-tiered system of support for behavior (MTSS-B) and social/emotional learning (SEL).