NSA Naples School Liaison Program Newsletter

April 2024

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School Liaison Support

The School Liaison (SL) supports:

  • Active-duty military, Reserve and National Guard military personnel, DoD civilians and their families living on or near NSA Naples.
  • Those acting in loco parentis for eligible dependent PreK-12th grade military children.
  • Gold Star spouses of military members who died from a combat-related incident.

The SL serves as the primary link between the school district and school-level personnel, commanders, and military parents. SL serves as the installation subject matter expert for outreach educational support of military children in grades PreK-12.

Core Services

The School Liaison primarily provides the following services:

School Transition Services (PCS cycle):  SLs assist families with school transfers and help “level the playing field” for military children and youth.

Resources to help in the transition of your students are:

Child and Youth Programs In/Out Protocol:  Resources to access before a PCS and before departure are:

Deployment Support:  SLs connect educators with the Navy deployment support system to inform them about the cycles of deployment and the tools available to assist educators in working with Navy children.

Resources to access before, during, and after deployment are:

Command, School and Community Communications:  SLs serve as subject-matter experts for installation commanders on K-12th grade issues. They help connect commands, school and community resources.

Resources to help connect to the community include:

  • Events
  • Installation Advisory Committee
  • Ombudsman meeting
  • School Advisory Committee

Home School Linkage and Support:  SLs assist Navy families by gathering and sharing information on homeschooling issues, policies, and legislation from the NSA Naples schools. They also help leverage Navy Child and Youth Programs resources to support these families.

Resources for homeschooling are:

Partnerships in Education (PIE):  The PIE program is designed to improve scholastic achievement, enhance social development and life skills, and offer vocational guidance. It also coordinates volunteer efforts.

PIE resources include:

Post-Secondary Preparations:  SLs help leverage installation and school resources to provide graduating military students with access to post-secondary information and opportunities.

Post-Secondary resources are:

Special Needs System Navigation:  SLs provide access to information about programs and services, refer families to special education professionals, and help families navigate the administrative systems within local education agencies.

Special Needs System resources include:

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View Naples vacancies here!

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Parent to Parent webinars here.

 

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Events

Wednesday, April 17, 2024

Purple Up! Day


NSA Naples, Support Site

Thursday, April 25, 2024

5:30PM

Dependent Student Travel Entitlements

Teen Center

Friday, April 26, 2024

8:00PM

Operation Megaphone Lock-In

Teen Center

Saturday, April 27, 2024

8:00PM

Operation Megaphone Lock-In

Teen Center

Thursday, May 2, 2024

9:00AM

CYP Hiring Event

Child Development Center - Support Site

11:00AM

Gaeta: Social Emotional Learning Group

Gaeta Fleet Recreation Center

11:00AM

Gaeta: School Liaison Chat

Gaeta Fleet Recreation Center

Friday, May 3, 2024

2:30PM

Home School Happening

Strikers Bowing Center

Friday, June 7, 2024

8:00AM

Florence College Tour Trip

Rome