P. B. S.
What is School-Wide Positive Behavior Support?
The application of evidence-based strategies and systems to assist schools 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
2012-2013 Core Team Members
Cook – Team Leader
Cueto – Recording Secretary, Check-in/Check-out
Karen Hall and Dr. Caron – Coaches
Telese and Parks – Data Specialists
Kristin Alvarez – RtI Liaison
Manchester – Treasurer
Parks – Time Keepe
Publicity & Public Relations – O’Connor.
Peripheral Team (fundraising) – Dakin, Filippini and Norton
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
2011 – 2012 – Let’s Go for Gold!
PBS “Special Dress” Days
Click HERE for participation rules.
September 7 (College Tee-shirt Day)
October 5 (Sunglasses Day)
November 2 (Sports Jersey Day)
December 20 (Holiday Hat Day)
January 11 (Winter Hat Day)
March 1 (Spring Hat Day)
April 5 (Silly Sock Day)
May 3 (Mismatched Shoe Day)