Show Up, Stand Out Program
Show Up, Stand Out  is a Justice Grants Administration (JGA) funded program designed to reduce truancy among students in grades K-8 in the following schools:

  • LaSalle-Backus Education Campus

  • Brightwood Education Campus

  • Dorothy Height Elementary School

  • Shepherd Elementary

  • Takoma Education Campus

  • Truesdell Education Campus

  • Whittier Education Campus

  • West Education Campus


Once a student reaches 5 unexcused absences, the school makes a referral to Show Up, Stand Out.  The program offers:

  • Family Support

  • Referrals to requested/needed services

  • Parent Education

  • Youth groups