This page is for parents. On this page, you will find a brief synopsis of topics we are discussing in health class and links to supplemental information that parents may find helpful.
During the week of April 9th, our 8th grade classes will begin the Family Life Unit. Parents have received a letter regarding this through the school's email system. During this unit, the following topics will be discussed:
- valid sources of information about sex
- healthy relationships
- anatomy and physiology of the male and female reproductive systems
- sexually transmitted disease prevention (including HIV/AIDS)
- refusal skills.
The benefits of abstinence will be emphasized throughout our class discussions. Please see the Schedule for the Family Life Unit 2018 for specific dates these topics will be presented.