Chilling out at Monticello High School

[Monticello Times, November 29, 2019] Monticello High School students Kaia Loberg and Jacob Keller have seen first hand how stress can affect their fellow students.

Especially around the end of the semester when the pressure associated with finals can impact the mental well-being of students, Keller says.

Now students at Monticello High School have a new tool in coping with the daily pressures of stress—the MHS Chill Room.

Loberg and Keller took it upon themselves to create a chill room at the high school after MHS was chosen to participate in Allina Health’s Change to Chill program.

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Kaia Loberg and Jacob Keller stand in front of a colorful wall in Monticello High School’s new chill space, a place to help students relax that the two were instrumental in helping establish.

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