Red Ribbon Campus Activities

  • Red Ribbon Week logo | Be Happy, Be Brave, Be Drug Free Red Ribbon Campaign logo

  • North Ridge Middle

    Heather Penry, Contact

    Monday  (Topic: Vaping)

    • Vaping will be covered by Reveur and Tassei.
    • All students and staff will receive a red ribbon.
    • Counselors will pop into classes with random statistics regarding vaping and tobacco use.
    • The history of Red Ribbon Week will be given during the morning announcements.
    • Throughout the day, there will be timed intervals for a diagnosis regarding smoking or vaping.
    • There will also be videos, pictures, and statistics in a PowerPoint to be shown by teachers during their advisory class.
    • There will be pictures put up throughout the building to show the effects of tobacco and vaping.

    Tuesday  (Topic: Cigarettes and Marijuana)

    • Cigarettes and Marijuana will be covered by Heshima and Ubungani.
    • Counselors will pop into classes with random statistics regarding marijuana use.
    • Throughout the day, there will be timed intervals for a diagnosis regarding marijuana use.
    • There will be videos, pictures, and statistics in a PowerPoint to be shown by teachers during their advisory class.
    • There will be pictures put up throughout the building to show the effects of marijuana.

    Wednesday  (Topic: Alcohol and Drunk Driving/Theme: “Red Out Drugs!”/Red, Pink Out)

    • Alcohol and Drunk Driving will be covered by Akhandata.
    • Counselors will pop into classes with random statistics regarding alcohol abuse and drunk driving.
    • Throughout the day, there will be timed intervals for a diagnosis regarding alcohol abuse and drunk driving.
    • There will be videos, pictures, and statistics in a PowerPoint to be shown by teachers during their advisory class.
    • There will be pictures put up throughout the building to show the effects of alcohol abuse and drunk driving.

    Thursday  (Topic: Prescription Pills)

    • Prescription Pills will be covered by Esperanza.
    • Counselors will pop into classes with random statistics regarding prescription abuse.
    • Throughout the day, there will be timed intervals for a diagnosis regarding prescription abuse.
    • There will be videos, pictures, and statistics in a PowerPoint to be shown by teachers during their advisory class.
    • There will be pictures put up throughout the building to show the effects of prescription abuse.

    Friday  (Topic: “Other”)

    • “Other” will be covered by Altruismo and Isibindi.
    • Counselors will pop into classes with random statistics regarding methamphetamine abuse.
    • Throughout the day, there will be timed intervals for a diagnosis regarding methamphetamine abuse.
    • There will be videos, pictures, and statistics in a PowerPoint to be shown by teachers during their advisory class.
    • There will be pictures put up throughout the building to show the effects of methamphetamine abuse.