With the stress of studying for the SATs, applying to college and fitting in with peers, high school can be overwhelming. Add fighting cancer to that list, an already overwhelmed teenager might crumble.
Although the roots of Mt. Lebanon schools reach to the late 1790s, when children studied at tree trunk tables in a one-room log cabin in what is now Upper St. Clair, the school district was not born until 1912.
Sending your child off to college with the logistics of moving, the looming tuition bills and the emotions of letting go is emotional enough without having to worry about your son’s or daughter’s safety.