The goal of the NCESD Student Support Services Department is to assist local school district personnel to build supportive learning environments through the continuous development of age-appropriate prevention and intervention programs. As the use of substances and involvement with violence have been linked in research to academic failure, our mission is “to provide all students the opportunity to experience academic success while practicing a safe, healthy, and civil lifestyle in order to become productive, secure, and self-sufficient members of their communities.”

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Our Student Support Staff include:

  • Leticia Mendoza

    Leticia MendozaSpeech Language Pathologist Assistant/Family Resource Coordinator
  • Lynell Morrison-Nelson

    Lynell Morrison-NelsonEducational Advocate
  • Shelley Seslar

    Shelley SeslarManaging Director, Safe and Civil School509-665-2626