Parent Education Series

All events in this series will be hosted from 6 - 7:30 p.m. at the Snow King Sports & Events Center in the Lodge Room.

They are open to all community members and will benefit parents with athletes participating in any sport.

Winter 2019-20

February 18: “Preparing for College: Application Process and Standardized Tests” presented by David Heinemann / Jackson Hole Community School and Michelle Sirois / Expert Standardized Test Tutor

David's Presentation: College Counseling Basics

Michelle's Presentation: Demystifying the SAT & ACT

February 25: “College and Career Pathways” presented by a panel of JHSC Coaches and Staff

  • Different types of careers in skiing and snowboarding
  • How to contact coaches and various types of college experiences
  • Overcoming challenges 
  • Advice to up-and-coming athletes:
    • “Keep it fun.” Brittney Ziebell (Alpine)
    • “There is always someone working harder.” Jesse Knori (Nordic)
    • “Doesn’t Matter where you finish; it matters who you are at the finish line.” Brenna Huckaby (Freeride)

March 3: “Empowering Youth to Make Better Decisions about Substance Use” presented by Heather Franklin / Curran Seeley Foundation

Check out Heather's Presentation here

Read JHSC Alum Forrest Jillson's reasons for staying sober here

Fall 2019

November 4: "Building Champions in Sport and Life: Blending Core Values, Athletic Excellence, and Long-term Athlete Development" presented by Brian Krill / JHSC Executive Director

See Brian's presentation here

November 20: “The Winning Athlete” presented by Francine Bartlett and Jenny Collins / Medicine Wheel Wellness

View the outline of the presentation here

December 9: “Supporting Balance: Athletics and Academics” presented by Ellie Finnegan / Teton Behavior Therapy

Get the notes from the presentation here

Team News

06/01/2020 - 11:29am
Happy Summer! 
04/28/2020 - 1:17pm
The Student-Athlete Support Program thanks the JHSC Community for a great 2019/20 Season and is working hard to pre
02/25/2020 - 4:16pm
Value of the Month: COMPETITION