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Health Curriculum Info. Nights

Thursday, March 30 or Tuesday, April 11
6-7 p.m. 
Marysville School District Service Center | Strawberry Room
4220 80th St NE, Marysville, WA 98270

 

Overview

 

Beginning no later than Grade 5, students shall receive yearly instruction in the life-threatening dangers of HIV/AIDS, its transmission, and its prevention.

 

Each school district board of directors will adopt an HIV/AIDS prevention education program, which is developed in consultation with teachers, administrators, parents, and other community members including, but not limited to, persons from medical, public health, and mental health organizations and agencies.

 

A student may be removed from HIV/AIDS prevention education if the student’s parent or guardian, having attended one of the district presentations, objects in writing to such participation.

 

The Curriculum 

 

The curriculum will be "KNOW" for HIV/AIDS education each year grades 5-8.  FLASH curriculum will be used to teach Human Growth and Development lessons in grades 6-12.  FLASH will also be used to teach HIV/AIDS in grades 9-12.  

 

The link to OPSI to see the KNOW curriculum is: http://www.k12.wa.us/HIVSexualHealth/KNOW.aspx




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