“To utilize evidence-based violence prevention and intervention
programs, to support schools, families and communities in making schools
physically and emotionally safe.”
“To empower all stakeholders in creating an
emotionally safe school for students to connect and engage in pursuing academic
Success Team for At Risk Students (STARS) consists of 1
Program Specialist and 4 Itinerant Counselors.
STARS counselors help build emotionally safe schools by
using trauma-informed principles.
SBCUSD was awarded the Project Prevent Grant for the
2014-2015 school year. The grant concludes at the end of the 2019-2020 school
STARS Counselors provide supplemental school-based
counseling in the form of staff development, evidence-based staff and student
programs, group counseling and wraparound services.