• Safety

    Standard Response Plan Procedures

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    Icon of a doorHOLD:

    In your room or area. Clear the halls.

    Students  
    Clear the hallways and remain in room or area until the “All Clear” is announced
    Do business as usual

    Adults
    Close and lock the door
    Account for students and adults
    Do business as usual  


    Icon of two handsSECURE:
    Get inside. Lock outside doors.

    Students:
    Return to inside of building
    Do business as usual

    Adults:
    Bring everyone indoors
    Lock outside doors
    Increase situational awareness
    Account for students and adults
    Do business as usual


    Icon of a lockLOCKDOWN:
    Locks, lights, out of sight.

    Students:
    Move away from sight
    Maintain silence
    Do not open the door

    Adults:
    Recover students from hallway if possible
    Lock the classroom door
    Turn out the lights
    Move away from sight
    Maintain silence
    Do not open the door
    Prepare to evade or defend


    Icon of three people holding handsEVACUATE:
    A location may be specified

    Students:
    Leave stuff behind if required to
    If possible, bring your phone
    Follow instructions

    Adults:
    Lead students to Evacuation location
    Account for students and adults
    Notify if missing, extra or injured students or adults


    Icon of a person under a roofSHELTER:
    Hazard and safety strategy

    Students:
    Use appropriate safety strategy for the hazard:

    Hazard            Safety Strategy
    Tornado           Evacuate to shelter area
    Hazmat            Seal the room
    Earthquake      Drop, cover and hold
    Tsunami           Get to high ground

    Adults:
    Lead safety strategy
    Account for students and adults
    Notify if missing, extra or injured students or adults