Purple Star SchoolsSeymour Community Schools proudly supports our active military families and our Nation’s veterans.
Do you have a family, friend, neighbor or coworker serving in the Military?
Is there a special Veteran in your life who is celebrating a special event or milestone?
Helpful Websites for Educators Working With Military Students
Department of Defense Educational Opportunities: www.militarystudent.org
Military Child Education Coalition: www.militarychild.org
National Military Families Association; www.nmfa.org
National Guard Youth Site: https://www.militaryonesource.mil/family-relationships
National Guard: https://www.nationalguard.com/
Navy: www.lifelines2000.org (click on Deployment)
Marine Corps: www.usmc-mccs.org (click on Deployment Support)
Reserves: www.defenselink.mil/ra/ (click on Family Readiness)
National Children, Youth and Families at Risk Initiative: https://cyfar.org/
The Military Child in Transition & Deployment: www.militarystudent.org
American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) www.aacap.org
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) www.aap.org
Organizations and Resources for Military families: article link
FERPA and HIPAA regulations prevent schools from sharing information with anyone but the custodial parent.
In the event a non-custodial parent or family member will care for your child while deployed please make sure the school has a custodial statement from you. This will ensure the person you name on the agreement can have full access to educational information on behalf your child.
If you are being deployed and need to make arrangements with the School Corporation to ensure temporary custodial access please contact: