Social Emotional Learning

Social and emotional learning is the process through which children and adults understand & manage emotions, set & achieve positive goals, feel & show empathy for others, establish & maintain positive relationships, and make responsible decisions.

Local Adolescent Counseling contact information

Do you or someone you know need to talk to someone about counseling? We are here to help!

Below are some a few places to get started on the journey to increasing your mental health & well-being.



Did you know? Maryland Student Assistance Program (MSAP) has a team here at SDHS! This intervention team is dedicated to identifying/ruling out students who may be using drugs or alcohol. The intervention is designed to assist students in getting the desired help. This is NOT a punitive program. Referrals can be made anonymously in the school counseling office.