Student and Parent Resources
Khan Academy (free online learning support website)
USA Testprep (free online tool to help prepare students to take a wide variety of tests)
College & Career Resources
GA Futures (free online resource to help Georgia's families plan for and succeed in college)
College Board (college entrance exam prep and registration)
Go College (comprehensive resource covering college admissions, financial aid, educational options, and surviving college)
Federal Student Aid (info about FAFSA, federal loans, grants, etc.)
College Scorecard (interactive tool to help compare college costs, value, graduation rates, etc.
College Navigator (interactive tool to search colleges by characteristics such as location, available majors, cost, types of degrees, etc.
CareerOneStop (career exploration tools, information, and advice)
Career Explorer (career exploration tool)
O*Net Online (career/occupation exploration tool)
Georgia's Career Pipeline (connects Georgia's students to businesses and industries throughout the state)
Mapping Your Future (career, college, and financial aid counseling and resources)
Go College! Now (info for first-generation college students on best steps to take to get into college, free study resources for standardized tests, and mentorship and funding sources to help pay for it)
MECHS School Nurse:
Jessica Dyer: firstname.lastname@example.org
Emotional Health Resources:
Signs of Suicide Parent Portal: Suicide Prevention Resources
You can get help for your child using the following resources. You may need to call several places to determine which one best meets your needs.
National Mental Health Resources
- 1-800-237-TALK (8255) National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: Call 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones.
- Find quality treatment options close to home using Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration's (SAMHSA) confidential and anonymous online treatment locator: http://findtreatment.samhsa.gov.
- 1-800-662-HELP (4357) SAMHSA's National Helpline: Call for 24/7, free and confidential information for individuals and family members facing substance abuse and mental health issues.
FREE MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES
RECURSOS PARA LA SALUD MENTAL (Gratis)
GA CRISIS – Text GA to 741741
NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION LIFELINE – 1 (800)- 273- TALK (8255) suicidepreventionlifeline.org
Prevención del suicidio (linea directa nacional)- 1(800)-273- TALK (8255)
Mountain Education Charter High School complies with the Boy Scouts of America Equal Access Act. Under the Boy Scouts Act, no such public school, LEA or SEA that provides an opportunity for one or more outside youth or community groups to meet on school premises or in school facilities shall deny equal access or a fair opportunity to meet to, or discriminate against, any group officially affiliated with the Boy Scouts of America, or any other youth group listed in Title 36 of the United States Code as a patriotic society, that wishes to meet at the school.