Safe & Healthy Services

Suicide Prevention & Crisis
​K-12 Toolkit for Mental Health Promotion

​K-12 Toolkit for Mental Health Promotion

K-12 Toolkit for Mental Health Promotion & Suicide Prevention

Student Wellness

Student Wellness

Student wellness is an active process of becoming aware of and making choices toward a healthy and fulfilling life. Maintaining an optimal level of wellness includes enhancing emotional, mental, spiritual, environmental, social and physical components of life, in order to achieve one’s individual potential.

Student Health

Student Health

Factors in a school environment can positively influence the health of student and improve academic achievement. These factors include, but are not limited to, access to healthy foods and opportunities to stay physically active.

CSE Network Presentation in PDF

ACLU California Presentation in PDF


Positive Behavioral Interventions and Support (PBIS)

Positive Behavioral Interventions and Support (PBIS)

PBIS is a decision-making framework that guides selection, integration and implementation of the best evidence-based behavioral practices for improving important behavior outcomes for all students.

School Climate

School Climate

School Climate refers to the quality and character of school life. School climate is based on patterns of students, parents and school personnel’s experience of school life and reflects norms, goals, values, interpersonal relationships, teaching and learning practices, and organizational structures.

In Santa Clara County, MTSS embodies the following core components:

    High-quality, differentiated instruction;
    Systemic and sustainable change;
    Integrated data system;
    Positive behavioral support; and
    Research-based interventions.

Multi-tiered System of Supports

​In Santa Clara County, MTSS embodies the following core components:

  1. High-quality, differentiated instruction;
  2. Systemic and sustainable change;
  3. Integrated data system;
  4. Positive behavioral support; and
  5. Research-based interventions.

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T.U.P.E. (Tobacco Use Prevention Education)

The TUPE Program provides support, training, technical assistance and information to districts in the development and implementation of tobacco free policies and practices in schools.​