Student Services


Student Support

The Student Services Department provides student support. Our goal is to provide comprehensive services that will assist the students in achieving a successful and rewarding education experience in our District.

We are comprised of a group of highly skilled, caring professionals who are committed to improving student achievement by working with students, their parents, schools, and community agencies to assist with health, attendance, psychological, and behavioral concerns.

Crisis Intervention

Student Services is the home base for the St. Lucie Public Schools Crisis Intervention
Team. This team of highly trained personnel respond at a moments notice when a
crisis occurs that impacts school students and/or staff.

For Community Information, Non-emergency, and crisis intervention calling service which is free, confidential, open 24 hours a day, and multi-lingual please dial 2 – 1 – 1

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Healthy Kids

Healthy Kids provides low cost comprehensive health insurance for school aged children who do not have any other type of health coverage.

To qualify, the child must live in St. Lucie County, be between the ages of 5-18, be uninsured, and not be eligible for Medicaid or Children’s Medical Services.

For more information or an application, or information on the next St. Lucie County Open Enrollment, please visit Florida KidCare or call 1-888-FLA-KIDS.

GED Waiver

Students who are too young to qualify for adult education programs, which include those programs aimed at G.E.D. preparation, can apply for an age waiver through Student Services. Age waivers may be obtained during regular business hours.

Student must be 16 years of age

Required to bring to appointment at the Student Services Office:

  • Parent
  • School Withdrawl papers
  • Proof of Age
  • Proof of Address

Agencies that Can Help

Each of these agencies have varying programs, eligibility requirements, and other factors which should be considered when seeking assistance. Parents are encouraged to contact each to learn more information. This is not an exhaustive list.

Agency Phone Number
CASTLE (772) 465-6011
Children’s Home Society (772) 489-5601
Family Preservation Services (772) 595-3773
Helping People Succeed (772) 320-0770
Hibiscus Children’s Center (772) 340-5044
Legacy Behavioral Health (772) 873-8811
New Horizons of the Treasure Coast (772) 468-5600
Sequel Care (772) 337-8164
Suncoast Mental Health (772) 489-4726

Staff Resources

Agency Website
National Victim’s Assistance Organization
William & Mary University
American Red Cross
David Baldwin’s Trauma Information
The International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies
The American Academy of Experts in Tramumatic Stress
National Association of Social Workers
National Association of School Psychologists