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GPA to Offer Sandy Hook Promise “Know the Signs” Training Sessions

Oct. 2, 2018 – Guilford Parent Academy (GPA) and the Student Services Department are inviting parents to Sandy Hook Promise “Know the Signs” information sessions.

After completing this parent training class, participants will know how to recognize the signs and signals of individuals who may be a threat to themselves and how to connect them with others to avoid social isolation. Parents may choose one of two sessions offered.

Sandy Hook Promise Parent Training Sessions

Oct. 9 from 6 to 7 p.m.

Peck Elementary

1601 W. Florida St., Greensboro

Oct. 11 from 6 to 7 p.m.

Union Hill Elementary

3523 Triangle Lake Rd, High Point


“These sessions will provide an opportunity for parents to come together for one purpose: to protect our children,” said Fredricca Stokes, director of School Support Services. “Our hope is that parents will leave feeling empowered with practical information that they can use to help others.”

Sandy Hook Promise is a national non-profit organization founded and led by several family members whose loved ones were killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School on December 14, 2012. To learn more, visit https://www.sandyhookpromise.org/.

To learn more about GPA, sign up for monthly updates or register for free classes, click here, email parentacademy@gcsnc.com or call 336-279-4924.