The AIHS staff take a therapeutic approach to education. Teachers are trained to work with students with depression, anxiety, and trauma histories. Our own highly trained counseling staff is readily available to listen to students and help them face emotional challenges. In addition AIHS works with outside counselors to incorporate therapy sessions into the school day.
All students participate in the Social Emotional Learning program, an inititative at the forefront of educational practices both district and state wide. In addition to taking an SEL class, SEL practices are infused into the regular education curriculum.
Student Support Center:
The Student Support Center is a room within the school where students can go to deal with emotional or behavioral issues that are preventing them being successful in the classroom. Support Center staff specialize in assisting students in identifying the roots of their behavior and advocating for their needs.