When it has been determined that a student can benefit from academic accommodations such as extended time, visual aids, enrichment, or a modified workload, Student Support Services works with with teachers to implement these plans. Additionally, this department provides remedial and enrichment opportunities for students K-12. This can take the form of co-teaching in the general classroom, meeting individually or in small groups with students, or mentoring students after school.
VMS employs two full-time professionals in the Student Support Services who hold graduate degrees and have formal training and expertise working with students who learn differently. Additionally, the department includes a clinical psychologist who provides consultation, short term counseling and crisis triage services, and primary prevention programming for the K-12 student and parent community.