Scranton will be offering a summer session of Health for those students that are unable to fulfill this requirement during the school year. Health (Quarter) Nine weeks of health is required by the Board of Education for all seventh grade students. This course encompasses the physical, mental and social components of health, nutrition, substance use and abuse, reproductive health, AIDS and other sexually transmitted infections. Each unit will emphasize the student’s decision-making process and the enhancement of their self-esteem. Abstinence is the main focus in the substance abuse and reproductive/STI units. An informational parent meeting is held in September of each school year.
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