Monday, January 18, 2016

Upcoming PTO sponsored events at MHS

Wednesday, January 20 @ 9am in the LGI : Dr. Rees, MISD Superintendent
  • Update on MISD Bond and progress on projects 
  • Happenings in MISD 
Wednesday, February 10 @ 9am in the LGI: Melanie Jackman of Montgomery County Women's Center
  • Teen Dating Violence (Feb. is Teen Dating Violence Awareness month) 
  • Tips for open discussion with your teen 
  • approximately 1 hour of presentation / 1 hour of skill building 
  • Communication, setting boundaries 
Wednesday, March 2 @ 6pm in the auditorium: Montgomery County D.A., Brett Ligon
  • Legal issues surrounding "social hosting" (parents providing alcohol to minors at parties in their home); what parents can do if they know about a party and how they can prevent social hosting 
  • Statistics for Montgomery County on drinking and driving 
  • Brett's No Refusal Weekends - how he started the campaign and its success 
  • Lake Conroe boating and drinking dangers / legal issues / statistics 
  • Current drinking and drug trends in Montgomery; what parents need to look for and what they can do 
  • Legal issues for teens regarding sexting