• Alert:

    Wayne County will resume in-person classes on Monday, September 28 on an alternating schedule.  In-person students will be assigned to attend school on either Red (Monday & Wednesday) or White (Tuesday and Thursday) days.  All other days will be virtual days.  Expect communication from your child’s teacher regarding their assignment by the end of the day on Tuesday, September 22nd. Arrangements will be made for all members of the same household to attend on the same days.  Students who chose the full-time virtual option will continue with virtual instruction. 

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Suicide Prevention

Each year an estimated 775,000 family members are impacted by the suicide attempt or death of a loved one. Countless others are concerned about friends. Young adults aged 18-24 have the highest incidence of reported suicide ideation. One fourth of all persons aged 18-24 years in the U.S. are either full- or part-time college students. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, suicide is the second leading cause of death for Kentuckians 15-34 years old. From the National Institute of Mental Health, "suicide is the second leading cause of death among college students in the U.S."    -- Kentucky Center for School Safety


Risk Factors & Protective Factors
Warning Signs
Fact Sheets

Are you worried about a friend?  Do you need to report some posts that were made online? 
-Report Suicidal Content on Facebook
-Report Suicidal Content on Other Online Sites

Resources for Teens
Resources for Parents & Caregivers
Kentucky's Youth Risk Behavior Survey



ULifeline is an anonymous, confidential, online resource center where college students can be comfortable searching for the information they need and want regarding mental health and suicide prevention. ULifeline is available where college students seek information the most — at their fingertips on the Internet. http://ulifeline.com/main/Home.html