Substance Use

SBIRT - Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment for Substance Use: This screening takes place in 7th and 10th grades. For more information see the Letter to Parents about SBIRT.

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Protecting Teens from Rx Opioids: Ask, Manage, Talk

Physiology of Addiction by Dr. Ruth Potee

Teaching About Alcohol, Tobacco, Cannabis and Other Drugs

"In accordance with state and federal law, the District shall provide age-appropriate, developmentally appropriate, evidence-based alcohol, tobacco, cannabis and cannabis related products, and other drugs and drug prevention education programs in grades K-12."

Please see the entire School Committee Policy IHAMA for information about drug prevention education programs.