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Prevention & Intervention

Prevention & Intervention


DISD Strives to help ensure that children are mentally and physically ready to learn and have healthy and supportive families, and to promote a safe community by equipping individuals with skills, knowledge, standards and resources to live healthy lives.

Program Implementation

Our district serves students and families through various programs, focusing on:

  • Alcohol, Drugs, and Violence Prevention and Early Intervention
  • Student Assistance Program
  • School and Community Mental Health Treatment/Intervention Services
  • Early Childhood Psychosocial and Emotional Development Services
  • Character Education
  • Provision for School Resource Officers
  • Truancy Prevention Services
  • Bullying Education and Prevention

Parents are strongly encouraged to review the policies of the safe and drug free schools program, and contact us with any concerns or questions.

Drug Testing Policy

Smoke, Vaping & Use of Tobacco Policy

Durant ARP ESSER III Funds



Contact Information

Delinda Knox, Director of Safe and Drug Free Schools