KSD Providing Extra Support Following Super Bowl Rally Incidents

Yesterday’s shootings following the Super Bowl victory rally in Kansas City are terrible and shocking. This incident can take a toll on the emotional and mental well-being of children and adults. Our schools are prepared to provide additional support for students and staff members. 

Please contact your child’s school counselor if you believe your child needs extra support as a result of this terrible incident. Please call or text 988 to connect at any time with a mental health professional if you are having overwhelming feelings or experiencing a mental health crisis and need immediate support.

Here are some suggestions from the American Psychological Association for parents/guardians as they help their children cope with this incident: Helping your children manage distress in the aftermath of a shooting

Please take care of yourself and your family, and let us know how we can be of assistance.