Olathe Public Schools Commitment
The Olathe Public Schools is proud to join our community in a united effort to end suicide, and in particular teen suicide among our student populations. Efforts include community partnerships with mental health organizations, teacher training, community presentations, and other strategies to promote awareness and provide resources for internvention and support for familes. The resources below will help students and parents begin to explore this very important topic. Parents and students are encouraged to reach out to their school counselor for futher information and support. Mental health is a critical component of being an overall healthy individual and the Olathe district is committed to helping students maintain a healthy well-being.
- National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255
- Crisis Text Line: 741741
Parent and Student Suicide Awareness and Prevention Resources
Suicide Prevention Resources for Students
Jason Flatt Act Training Presentation
A video version of the presentation with voiceover can be viewed on YouTube.
PDF versions of the presentation PowerPoint can be downloaded and viewed.