What is STAR?
Students Taking Active Responsibility
Students attend STAR classes at scheduled intervals throughout the school year at designated Walton County School sites. The topics covered during STAR classes including the following:
The STAR Program originated at Walton Middle School in 1985. The goal of the STAR program is to reduce the likelihood of children becoming involved in drugs and violence. The prevention programs focus on promoting healthy lifestyles.
Adolescents who are at risk for substance abuse problems, coping with stress, communicating with parents and exhibiting a low self esteem. STAR offers these support services and can link you to other services when available.
STAR Summer Program: Prevention services are provided throughout the Summer at participating sites in the community. The summer program emphasizes prevention activities, community outreach projects and community education.
Walton Middle School
Freeport Middle School
Emerald Coast Middle