"Mental health is not a dirty word. We all have mental health like we do physical health, good or ill."

Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex

Active Minds is an organization meant to spread awareness of mental illness and to reduce the stigma that comes with it. Students in grades 9-12 can participate by submitting an application and one faculty reference to the organization moderators (selection will be made by moderators). The fee to join is $10. There is no service requirement for Active Minds. 

Requirements:

•    Must meet school attendance requirements
•    Must attend all meetings
•    No more than 5 detentions within in the year 
•    Limited referrals to the office 
•    No In-school or out-of-school suspension

Moderators

Photograph of Ida Saenz
Ida Saenz
Learning Center Director
Staff