• Graduation Coaches

    A High School Graduation Coach is someone who is engaged in high school graduation assistance activities, including but not limited to working with students, school faculty and staff, parents, and guardians. The High School Graduation Coach will provide assistance to all high school students, individually and in groups, regarding high school graduation and completion, including but not limited to analyzing data to identify students or subgroups with potential high school graduation problems; planning, implementing, and tracking individual high school graduation plans; identifying and resolving barriers to graduation; and facilitating career choices and planning.

    Graduation Coaches work with students, families, and support systems to remove barriers to graduation including:

    Case Management

    Homelessness

    Substance abuse

    Mental Health issues

    Lack of parental support

    Unhealthy relationships

    Incarceration

    Pregnancy

    Daycare issues

    Hopelessness

    Challenges in student’s living environment

    Poor attendance & academic performance

    Employment

    For More Information Contact:

    Shana Hope, Northwestern High School

    shope@rhmail.org

    803-981-1240

    Tony Watkins, Rock Hill High School

    dwatkins@rhmail.org 

    803-981-1197

    Kiely Blake, South Pointe High School

    kblake@rhmail.org

    803-980-2184