Belinda McElroy
Student Services/Mental Health Coordinator
850 926-0065 x9909

Social and emotional learning curriculum/program used:

Sanford Harmony for K-6, Five Star Life for 6-8, Student Success Skills 9-12


Schools implementing social and emotional education and skills development in the district:

School Level
# of Schools

Wakulla County has 4 Elementary Schools and they have all implemented the Sanford Harmony SEL Curriculum.
All elementary schools have implemented Sanford Harmony. Stand alone lessons are taught weekly in Special Area and all classrooms use Meet Up and Buddy Up.

wakulla County has two middle schools. They have both implemented the Five STAR Life video curriculum.
The Five STAR Life video curriculum has been implemented in both middle schools.

wakulla County has one high school. It has implemented the Student Success Skills SEL Curriculum.
Student Success Skills has been implemented in Wakulla High School.



Strategies, practices, and approaches implemented in the district for the following areas along with grade levels implemented:

Resilience-building strategies
AVID-Grades 5-12; Healthy Choices-Grades 6,8,9; Guidance Lessons K-5, Sanford Harmony, Five STAR Life, Student Success Skills

Positive school climate efforts
KAGAN-Grades PreK-12,Promoting Student Happiness (Shannon Suldo) GradesK-5, Sanford Harmony, Five STAR Life, Student Success Skills

Trauma informed practices
Trauma Informed Care training provided to teachers at every school-Pre-K-HIgh School; Youth Mental Health First Aid provided for all school employees.

Student-led initiatives
Gay-Straight Alliance Grades 9-12; Fellowship of Christian Athletes-Grades 6-12; Student Council-Grades 3-12

Character education
Good Behavior Game-Pre-K; Promoting Student Happiness (Shannon Suldo) K-5, WCSD Character Education Curriculum K-12

Restorative practices Tier 1 approaches
Rufus Lott Restorative Practices Training with follow up assignments documenting strategies implemented in classrooms. Grades PreK-12



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