Military Family Support
Helpful links for our military families:
Sesame Street for Military Families
Talk, Listen, Connect. Sesame Street provides much-needed support and practical education with Talk, Listen, Connect, a multiphase outreach initiative to help kids through deployments, combat-related injuries, and the death of a loved one.
Videos, storybooks, and workbooks especially created for this program guide families through these tough transitions by showing how real families - as well as furry monsters - deal with similar circumstances.
Fort Lee Community Resource Guide
Families Near and Far
Families Near and Far is a free bilingual website where families can create, communicate, and stay connected. Developed for military families, the site provides new ways for preschool and school-aged children to express themselves and ommunicate within their own family networks.
Military OneSource is provided by the Department of Defense at no cost to active duty, Guard, and Reserve service members (regardless of activation status), and their families. It is a virtual
extension of installation services. Information includes, but is not limited to, deployment, reunion, relationship, grief, spouse employment and education, parenting and childhood, and much more.
Military Youth On The Move
The Department of Defense designed Military Youth on the Move as a one-stop shop for parents and students with moves and deployments. This website offers advice and info on moving, social life, school, and more.
Military Kids Connect
Military Kids Connect (MKC) is an online community for military children that provide access to age-appropriate resources to support children dealing from pre-deployment, through a parent or caregiver's return. The interactive bulletin board also has a section for parents and caregivers.
Military Child Education Coalition (MCEC)
MCEC work is focused on ensuring quality educational opportunities
for all military children affected by mobility, family separation, and transition.
Military Impacted Schools Association (MISA)
MISA is a national organization of school superintendents. Our mission is to serve school districts with a high concentration of military children.
Principal: Sharon Kushma
Assistant Principal: Stephanie Bailey