It is with deep regret that we inform you about a recent loss to our school community. Over the weekend Dae' Von A. Hammond, 10th grade student, passed away at his home in Monroe after a short illness. This loss is sure to raise many emotions, concerns and questions for our entire school, especially our students.
Our school and the Walton County School District has a Crisis Intervention Team made up of professionals trained to help with the needs of students, parents and school personnel at difficult times such as this. At our school, we have counselors and support staff available for any student who may need or want help or any type of assistance surrounding this loss. We encourage you, as parents, to also feel free to use our resources.
If you would like additional information or need assistance, please do not hesitate to contact our school counselors at (770) 266-4599 or the WCSD Student Services department at (770) 266-4510.
We are saddened by the loss to our school community and will make every effort to help you and your child as you need.