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All schools train and drill staff and students in the General Response Protocol, which describes what to do in an emergency including evacuations, shelter-ins, or lockdowns.
We work to promote student safety and awareness of youth and gang violence and other unlawful behavior.
Students do better when they feel protected and supported in the classroom. In the 2019-20 school year, we introduced a new framework for teaching students how to resolve conflict, build relationships, and keep our school communities safe.
Schools must be prepared to manage student behavior in a behavioral crisis. Learn how schools reduce conflict and when they contact 911 for Emergency Medical Services.
See the programs and services we have to make sure your child is safe and supported every day at school.
Get information about types of suspensions, alternative instruction, appeals and borough contacts.