Student Support Centers

Each school in the North Adams Public School district employs a Student Support Center.

The Student Support Center provides proactive support and skill building opportunities in order to help students positively change their social, emotional and behavioral choices. A full-time coordinator staffs the Student Support Center. The coordinator provides supports by:


  • Setting limits and managing various levels of behavior.

  • De-escalating various levels of emotion.

  • Processing with students utilizing best practice techniques.

  • Providing processing opportunities to individual students through check-ins.

  • Collecting and analyzing data regarding Student Support Center usage on a daily basis.