What Does School Safety Look Like In Your District?
We all know that school safety is on every parent’s mind these days. Are we really moving forward to protect our schools? We all know that schools are taking some steps to increase safety. Here are some steps we have seen most schools take:
- Access control security systems are now present in most schools. Buzzers must be pushed and access is granted on an individual basis at the entrances to a school building.
- School visitors must sign in at the front of the office, display a visitor’s badge, and be assigned an escort who stays with the visitor while on school property.
- Alarm systems are becoming more common as well, often connected to the access control security system and the fire alarm system.
There are few “perfect students” in today’s schools. Gone are the days of minimal disruption and intent listening. We aren’t talking about the simple student rebelliousness of THE BREAKFAST CLUB, this is serious stuff. Continue reading The Breakfast Club?