Keeping Staff and Students Safe

Safety and Security Efforts and Resources

  • Each school has a safety plan and emergency response team.
  • All school classrooms are locked when occupied by students.
  • School plans are reviewed with staff each semester.
  • The District has a highly trained School Police Department, giving all schools direct access to school safety officers.
  • The District utilizes various major security monitoring methods including camera surveillance and monitored controlled access systems.
  • All schools and District offices have a District Emergency Communications Network radio with direct access to School Police and District leadership. School Police have direct access to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office.
  • All schools conduct regular evacuation drills (fire drills).
  • All schools conduct regular emergency and lockdown (“code red” and “code yellow”) drills.
Safety and Security Efforts and Resources.pdf, 98.68 KB; (Last Modified on February 16, 2018)