It is with great sadness to share that elementary student Nola Marotta passed away last evening after a battle with cancer. Our thoughts are with Nola’s family and friends during this difficult time.
This news is very upsetting for our CCS community. We are coordinating with Community Hospice to provide a day of counseling services for students and staff. In addition, here is a link to Community Hospice if you want to reach out for virtual individual, family or group grief counseling.
Individuals are also encouraged to reach out to one of our counselors or psychologists if they are in need of support.
Here are three articles for talking to children about death and helping children cope with grief.