Youth Education Services: Schools Division
The ROE #3 - Youth Education Services: Schools Division team is dedicated to serving the at-risk population of the region.
Since 1993, the Youth Education Services Schools Division strives to offer a choice of quality educational programs to help serve many students with different needs. Hundreds of students have found success in our communities that focus on trauma-informed educator practices and building relationships with students and families.
For truant, dropout, or unsuccessful students in grades 9 through 12, look at our Alternative High Schools - New Approach located in Vandalia, Aspire located in Effingham, and Revive located in Litchfield.
For suspended or expelled youth in grades 6 through 8, we offer our Safe Schools programs - FOCUS in Vandalia, TriStar Academy in Effingham, and Phoenix in Litchfield.
For students in grades Kindergarten through 8th who are experiencing difficulty attending school on a regular basis, we provide Regular Attendance Programs.
Call Principal Laura Benhoff (Vandalia ~ 618-283-9311), Principal Amber Kidd (Effingham ~ 217-342-2865), or Principal Kristin Charlesworth (Litchfield ~ 217-408-2185) for more information on these programs.
Aspire Alternative High School
Effingham, IL 62401
Revive Alternative High School
Litchfield, IL 62056
New Approach Alternative High School
Vandalia, IL 62471
ROE #3 Safe School Program Student Referral Form - To be completed by School Principal only.
ROE #3 YES Alternative HS Student Referral Form
Truancy/RAP Referral Form - To be completed by School Principal only.
Please use the links above or to the left to view additional information about both programs or contact the Program Administrators below:
Suicide Prevention Information
In compliance with Public Act 102-0134
National Suicide Prevention Lifelinehttps://suicidepreventionlifeline.org
Crisis Text Linehttps://www.crisistextline.org