TeamUp 2017-Year 3
Montgomery Village Middle School
Mustang Pride - It takes a Village
Lead Partner: Story Tapestries
Project Description: Mustang Pride – It takes a Village project at Montgomery Village Middle School (MVMS) is a collaborative effort by community partners to meet the social and emotional needs of MVMS students. in a number of ways, the partners help develop and strengthen communication, conflict resolution, and team building skills. The partners also help to provide direct therapy (individual and group) to improve social-emotional skills of students, helping them increase their capacity to face life's challenges and overcome mental health issues. The program aspires to empower youth to find their voice, express their feelings respectfully, and learn to deal with conflict in non-violent ways.
Funding: In 2019 this project was awarded for it's third year of funding.