Saint John

Signs of drug use

  • Sudden drop or gradual lowering in grades and achievement levels (reasons unclear).
  • Skipping classes or entire days of school.
  • Frequent suspensions/expulsions.
  • Present in classroom but inattentive.
  • Change in friends and reluctance to introduce them to family.
  • Drop out of sports or other extra-curricular activities.
  • Disrespect/defiance towards authority figures (parents, teachers, police), rules and regulations.