preparedness and safety are the mission of our division. Our goal is to ensure that all students,
staff and visitors are safe in our campuses and facilities.
vestibules at our elementary schools and our newer secondary campuses.
visitors through the Raptor system and requiring that visitors be identified.
staff and students to be observant and to report unidentified individuals and
any safety concerns.
safety and security audits, as required by the Texas Education Code and as needed to ensure a safe learning
school safety and security committee that monitors compliance with local, state
and federal mandates.
preparedness efforts include:
district and campus emergency operations plans.
in accordance with the standards of the Texas School Safety Center.
with federal, state and local authorities and first responders.
and campus level emergency equipment and supplies.
inter-local and other agreements to support comprehensive emergency
response elements include:
of Standard Response Protocol, e.g. Lockdown, Lockout, Evacuation, and
of Incident Command System (ICS).
public information/notifications systems.
with local first responders.
recovery procedures include:
for the emotional and physical health of students and staff after an incident.
reviews and corrective action plans, as needed.
of operation planning to continue school/district functions during and after an