The REAL Essentials suite of curricula meets the requirements of the SRAE grant proposal. REAL Essentials is a healthy relationship skills development curriculum that utilizes a positive youth development approach. REAL Essentials teaches future orientation success strategies, as well as partner selection, dating, and family formation skills. Additionally, REAL Essentials outlines protective factors necessary for adolescents to avoid other high-risk behaviors that might jeopardize their decisions and their health. Activities in REAL Essentials are activity-based, trauma informed, and inclusive to all students.