The 5th Annual Duval County Public Schools Mental Health Awareness month is here! This year we will be taking all of our usual activities online, so let's celebrate mental and emotional wellbeing all month long! Please participate and feel free to do as little or as much as you desire.Get involved in this year's events by:♦ Pledging to promote awareness decorating an awareness ribbon. Hang it in your window at home or upload to social media for a chance to be featured on our School Behavioral Health Facebook page.♦ Entering this year's PSA contest opportunities: K-5 Ribbon Decorating & 6-12 Video PSA Contest details listed on the right hand side of this site.♦ Participate in Mental Health Mondays trivia on our Facebook.♦ Practicing mindfulness with 30 days of Calm Classroom!♦ Attending our Virtual Mental Health Conference♦ WEARING, EATING, DRAWING GREEN for National Children's Mental Health Day Thursday May 7th 2020 and post a pic of yourself using the hashtag #dcpsmentalhealth for a chance to be featured on social media♦ Chalking your walk for Mental Health Awareness on Wednesday May 13th.♦ Participating in this month's Wellness Wednesday on Wednesday May 20th.
For a complete list of events/activities click here.
To download a copy of the calendar below click here.
Middle & High School Contest Documents
Contest submissions are due by Friday May 22nd. Entry and Media Release Forms must be attached to email submissions in order to be considered and can be found on the right hand-side of this webpage. District contest winners will be announced Wednesday May 27th. State contest winners will be announced this fall due to the Coronavirus response. All entries should be submitted via email to: email@example.com (video links can be pasted or embedded and photos of the door decoration attached as JPEG or PNG files) Information on the state contest can be found in the documents on the right hand side of this site and at http://www.fldoe.org/thefactsyourfuture