Parent Education

2021-2022

The DHHS PTSA is proud to help parents and students navigate through their high school years. The following parent education events for 2021-2022 have been scheduled as online webinars unless otherwise noted. 

SEPTEMBER

JR/SR COLLEGE KNOWLEDGE NIGHT & VENDOR FAIR – Presenters: Breanne Boyle, Collegewise

Tuesday, August 31st – 6:30 pm | ZOOM MEETING - RSVP LINK COMING SOON

Open to junior and senior students and their parents.​ 

 

NCAA INFORMATION NIGHT – Presenter: Katie Andersen
Tuesday, September 21st – 6:30 pm |
RSVP LINK COMING SOON
Learn the proper timing and important steps student-athletes need to take to navigate the college athletic recruiting process. 

EMPODERE A SU ESTUDIANTE EN DHHS – Presenters : Cesar Reategui, Nancy Gonzalez, Sandy Mesa 

Tuesday, September 28th – 6:30 pm | ZOOM MEETING - RSVP LINK COMING SOON

Open to Spanish speaking parents.

OCTOBER

YOUTH DRUG TRENDS – Presenters TBD
Tuesday, October 12th – 6:30 pm | ZOOM MEETING - RSVP LINK COMING SOON
This presentation will update parents on current drug trends impacting our community.

 

COLLEGE KNOWLEDGE NIGHT – Presenters: Lisa McLaughlin - Founder/CEO EDvantage College Consulting, Betsie Rugg-Stassen - Northern Arizona University & Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE), Milyon Trulove - Reed College & Colleges That Change Lives (www.CTCL.org)
Tuesday, October 26th – 6:30 pm | ZOOM MEETING - RSVP LINK COMING SOON
Open to students grades 9-11 and their parents.

NOVEMBER

 

MENTAL WELLNESS - Presenter: Dr. Lucy Vezzuto and Y Nguyen
Tuesday, November 9th – 6:30 pm | ZOOM MEETING - RSVP LINK COMING SOON
"How to Help Teens Cope With Stress" - This presentation is for parents only and will cover mental wellness and community resources.

 

FEBRUARY

Community College and Career & Technical Education Night 
Tuesday, February 1st – 6:30 pm |
ZOOM MEETING - RSVP LINK COMING SOON

Presentations will cover the CUSD College and Career Advantage program and community college resources for students and parents.

MARCH

TRANSITIONING TO COLLEGE - A special webinar for Seniors
Tuesday, March 8th | 
ZOOM MEETING - RSVP LINK COMING SOON

This presentation is for seniors and their parents. Presentations will cover the transition to college for all seniors.

APRIL

COLLEGE PLANNING FOR STUDENTS WITH LEARNING DIFFERENCES – Presenters: Jan Kerchner and Janice Royal
Tuesday, September 19th – 6:30 pm | ZOOM MEETING - RSVP LINK COMING SOON

Open to parents and students with 504 or IEP accommodations. Presentations will cover planning and the transition to college for neurodiverse students.

MAY

COLLEGE PLANNING PANEL OF EXPERTS - Admissions, Test Prep, Financial Aid, and Athletics

Tuesday, May 10th – 6:30 pm | ZOOM MEETING - RSVP LINK COMING SOON

Join us for a panel discussion on college planning.