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School Safety Newsletter

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2017-18 School Year

#1: NEW MAIN ENTRANCE SECURITY FEATURES

  • What are the new security features in the main entrances of the schools and how will they affect visitors, students, and staff members?

#2: SCHOOL SAFETY

  • When tragic events happen, it's a good reminder to review our emergency management protocol. Here are ten important ways staff members can contribute to keeping our schools as safe as possible

2016-17 School Year

#1: SCHOOL SAFETY

  • How can I contribute to the overall safety of my school?

#2: CRITICAL INCIDENT SIMULATION

  • How can I keep my students as safe as possible during an active shooter incident?

#3: HARD LOCKDOWN

  • What is the best way to talk with students about what they should do during a hard lockdown?

2015-16 School Year

#1: FOOD ALLERGIES

  • How can school personnel contribute to the safety of students with food allergies?

#2: FOUNDATIONS FRAMEWORK

  • What is Foundations and how does it relate to school safety?

#3: CRISISGO APP (continued)

  • What is the CrisisGo App and how will it enhance security in our schools?

#4: ID BADGES/KEYS/FOBS

  • Why is it important that all staff wear ID badges and carry their keys/fobs?

#5: SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS

  • How can staff members best prepare their substitute teachers for emergencies?

#6: VISITOR MANAGEMENT

  • How can we improve the security of our schools while still maintaining a welcoming environment for parents, volunteers, and visitors?

2014-15 School Year

#1: VISITOR MANAGEMENT PROTOCOL

  • What are our expectations of visitors who come to our school?
  • What should I do if I observe a person in the school community without a visitor's badge?

#2: SECURING CLASSROOMS

  • What is the best way to keep my classroom as secure as possible?
  • Why are DOOR BLOKs so important?

#3: ID BADGES/KEYS/FOBS

  • Why is it important that all staff wear ID badges and carry their keys?

#4: LESSONS LEARNED

  • What lessons can we learn from the Sandy Hook Elementary School (SHES) tragedy?

#5: FIREARM CONCEALED CARRY ACT

  • Does the new concealed carry law allow guns into our schools?

#6: ALTERNATE DISMISSAL LOCATIONS

  • Where do we take students if we evacuate the school and cannot return?

#7: BOMB THREATS

  • What do we do if someone calls in a bomb threat at our school?

#8: BUS SAFETY

  • How can teachers influence student bus behavior and increase safety on school buses?

#9: FIELD TRIPS/OFF CAMPUS ACTIVITIES

  • How can I keep my students safe during off-campus activities?

#10: RAPID DEPLOYMENT TRAINING

  • How prepared are local law enforcement agencies to help us during a crisis?

#11: EVACUATIONS DURING EXTREME COLD

  • How can we keep our students safe if we have to evacuate the school in subzero temperatures?

#12: CRISISGO APP

  • What is the CrisisGo App and how can it enhance our emergency management system?

#12: ERIN'S LAW

  • What is Erin's Law and how does it contribute to student safety?

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