April 13, 2019
How Does Your Teen Say "No"

How Teens Say No

How Teens Say No A: In So Many Ways While our local survey data shows most of our students make healthy choices, prom is a high-risk […]
April 12, 2019
Parent/Peer Approval Strong Influence

60 Second Conversation Starter: Approve or Disapprove

60 Second Conversation Starter: Approve or Disapprove Parent/Peer Approval Strong Influence A teen’s #1 influence in their decision not to drink or misuse drugs is their parents. Seeking […]
February 15, 2019

60 Second Conversation Starter

60 Second Conversation Starter Speaking from the Heart Valentine’s season is the perfect time to tell your child how much they are loved and to reinforce that […]
February 15, 2019

The Choice is Yours

The Choice is Yours Parents and friends influence teens’ decisions, but ultimately the choice to stay drug-free is theirs. This public service announcement (PSA) highlights what the […]
January 15, 2019
2019 New Year's resolution lists

60 Second Conversation Starter: Why teens choose alcohol-free

60 Second Conversation Starter: Why teens choose alcohol-free As we think about our 2019 goals and resolutions, what motivates District 113 students to make the choice […]
January 15, 2019

The Teen Brain

The Teen Brain A Developing Work of Art Research shows a teen’s brain is under development until age 25. This public service announcement (PSA) highlights the […]
December 29, 2018

A 60 Second Conversation Starter

A 60 Second Conversation Starter You Know Your Child Best Some good news to share: 89% of DHS & HPHS students have at least one adult […]
November 17, 2018

Teen Success & Health: Delaying Alcohol Use

Teen Success & Health: Delaying Alcohol Use Teens work hard at school, sports, extracurricular activities, and their jobs to be the best they can be. This […]
October 5, 2018

Best Line of Defense Against Fake IDs

Best Line of Defense Against Fake IDs As Chief of Police and a CTAD Board Member, I feel it is our responsibility to provide parents and […]