River City High School is in its 3-year WASC cycle review. WASC is the accreditation committee for schools and requires information and feedback from families in the report. Please take a few minutes to complete the family survey by October 25th. We will be using the anonymous data in WASC report and appreciate your participation.
Social workers in the Washington Unified School District have created the linked Resource guide for all families in West Sacramento. It includes information on issues dealing with counseling, emergencies, housing, food, medical and dental, transportation, legal, employment, and many other areas of interest.
Although there are plenty of tools that can be used to try to control or monitor what your kids are doing online, the best approach for most parents is that oldest of tools called conversation. Having an occasional chat with your kids about how they’re using technology can go a long way towards keeping them safer, and learning more about the actual risks can help keep you saner. Here are some tools and information to help get you started.
Yahoo! Safely- learning how to make smart and safer choices online for parents and teens
Digital Safety- A Course for Parents: A brief slide presentation in PDF form that discusses the challenges that today's online media environment presents and offers some tips for parents