Security and Risk Management
Phone: (662) 429-5271
The safety and security of the students and staff at our schools is of utmost importance. In order for students to thrive in their learning environment the must feel safe at all times. We are dedicated to ensuring that the schools of this district are safe places in which to learn and work.
The department of Security and Risk Management provides support to schools in the areas of physical security and emergency operations.
We also provide guidance in the development of a safe and secure school environment for students, faculty and administrators.
Please let us know if you have any questions or concerns.
Resources and Links
National Crime Prevention Lesson Plans - The following activities were created by teachers and reviewed by teachers, principals, law enforcement officers, and community members to ensure their quality and effectiveness. They are designed to teach an age appropriate lesson on a crime prevention and safety topic. Lesson plans are provided by the National Crime Prevention Council for grades K-5.
Youth Emergency Preparedness Curriculum-Grades 1-2 –In the Youth Emergency Preparedness Curriculum for Early Elementary School (1st-2nd grades), students will learn about emergencies and how to prepare for them. From fire safety to natural disasters, they will exercise their investigative, creative, and communication skills working both individually and collaboratively.
Youth Emergency Preparedness Curriculum-Grades 3-5 – In the Youth Emergency Preparedness Curriculum for Upper Elementary School (3rd-5th grades), students will work individually and in teams to research emergencies that can impact communities locally and nationally, and apply creativity and literacy skills to demonstrate their understanding of emergency preparedness.
Youth Emergency Preparedness Curriculum-Grades 6-8 – In the Youth Emergency Preparedness Curriculum for Middle School (6th-8th grades), students will develop a graphic novel to show their understanding of emergency preparedness. They'll gain knowledge through research, games, simulations, discussions, debates, and other inquiry-driven activities.
Youth Emergency Preparedness Curriculum-Grades 9-12 – In the Youth Emergency Preparedness Curriculum for High School (9th-12th grades), students will engage in discussions, multi-media research, surveys, and interviews to develop their own communication campaigns aimed at raising awareness and motivating others to be prepared for emergencies.
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