New Hanover County Schools


Engaging Students, Achieving Excellence


Student Support Services


Student Support Services provides supplemental alternative programs for "at-risk" students who may need or require support outside the mainstream classroom.


Julie Varnam

Asst Supt-Student Support Services

Sheila Wilkes

Administrative Assistant Vii


6410 Carolina Beach Road
Phone:  910-254-4207 
Fax:   910-254-4226 


Bullying Information

Discipline Policy and Data

Graduation Data

Positive Behavior Intervention and Support

School Health Advisory

School Health Advisory Council

Employee Wellness

Our program consists of three internet-based wellness programs:
  1. NC State Health Plan's NC Healthsmart = Services include Health Coaches, 24/7 medical advice, help quitting tobacco, and a Personal Health Portal.
  2. Live Fit Cape Fear = LIVE FIT CAPE FEAR is a non-profit community service, supported by the Cape Fear Memorial Foundation, local businesses, and health agencies dedicated to improving the lives of Cape Fear residents by providing health resources and raising funds for local parks and trails.
  3. NC HealthyStart Foundation = Health Check (Medicaid) and NC Health Choice for Children are programs that provide free or low cost health insurance to children and teens who qualify.
  4. Employee Assistance Program (EAP) = Confidential and professional counseling to help resolve personal problems that are affecting us, our families, and/or our work.
  5. Eat Smart, Move More, Weigh Less for (almost) free!
  6. Tired of Tobacco? Quit Now!
  7. Try Couch to 5K and don't forget to Stay Loose!

Scholarship Information

Section 504

School Mental Health Services

Which Agency Serves my Child's School?
Lake Forest Academy: LFAServices.pdf
WHAT WELLNESS Centers: WHATWellnessCenterConsentForm.pdf
Referral Forms:
Learning Perspectives: LearningPerspectivesReferralSBT.doc
RHA (Forest Hills/ MC Williams):FORESTHILLSREFERRALLETTER.pdf , RHAReferralLetterMCW.pdf