What is School-Wide Positive Behavior Support?
The application of evidence-based strategies and systems to increase academic performance, increase safety, decrease problem behavior, and establish positive school cultures.
Core Principles of P.B.S.
School and District action planning
Flexibility with fidelity of implementation
Working smarter, not harder
Emphasizing prevention, teaching and effective consequences
2015-2016 Core Team Members
Nicole Telese – Team Leader
Kathleen Manchester – Recording Secretary
Angela Mas – Tier II Updates
Dr. Deb Caron – Coach
Nicole Telese and Mary Bechtel – Data Specialists
Kristin Alvarez – MTSS Liaison
Tari Sexton – Treasurer
Yolanda Parks – Time Keeper
Wendy Tchatal – Peripheral Team Leader
P.B.S. Model School
Southport Middle School has been awarded the following Model School Banners:
2007 – 2008 – Bronze Award
2008 – 2009 – Silver Award
2010 – 2011 – Silver Applicant
2013 – 2014 – Bronze Award
2014 – 2015 – Gold Award!
PBS “Special Dress” Days
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September 4 (Wear Pink to Stand Up to Bullying)
October 2 (Hat Day)
November 6 (School Spirit Day – Wear Black and Teal)
December 18 (Holiday Hat Day)
January 15 (Football Jersey Day)
February 12 (Red Tee Shirt Day)
March 4 (Basketball Jersey Day)
April 1 (Collared Shirt Day)
May 6 (Dress Day)