Social Worker

Every school in Chesapeake has a school social worker assigned to serve that school/community.
BRI is served by:
  • Conduct sociocultural appraisals and prepare reports for the special education process

  • Participate in Child Study Committee and Special Education eligibility

  • Serve on Crisis Intervention Team

  • Address School referrals including community resources, truancy, etc. 

  • Serve as case manager for FAPT/ private day placements

  • Participate and provide appropriate professional development activities 

  • Support schools by participating in SEL initiatives

  • Creating and participating in groups/1:1 supports for students as requested/needed 

  • Assisting in reaching out to families to provide support/referrals as directed by school administration (AP, P)