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General Lockdown Procedure Pulaski County Special School District
In cases of an emergency requiring lockdown, the following procedure will be following by staff and students: Principal or his designee will announce over the public address system that a lockdown is in effect.
One of the secretaries or designee will be directed to call 911 and notify the police of the schools emergency and the need for immediate police assistance.
An announcement will be made for the following scenarios: Class in Session (no lunches in progress) Students and Staff – It is necessary at this time to begin a school wide lockdown. All students are to remain in class. Students in the hall report immediately back to your room. Teachers lock your classroom door. No one is to leave the classroom until an all clear announcement is made by an administrator. Ignore any fire alarms. If we need to evacuate the building, an announcement will be made.
Class Change in Progress Students and Staff – It is necessary at this time to begin a school wide lockdown. All students and teachers report immediately to your next class. Teachers, be at your classroom door and lock the door as soon as the students have arrived. Ignore any fire alarms. If we need to evacuate the building, an announcement will be made.
During Lunch Bells Students and Staff – It is necessary at this time to begin a school wide lockdown. Students in the cafeteria are to report immediately to the (gym or auditorium – whichever is appropriate). Teachers lock your classroom doors. Students outside of their classroom at this time are to report back to your classroom immediately. No one is to leave their classroom or designated area until an all clear announcement is made by an administrator. Ignore any fire alarms. If we need to evacuate the building, an announcement will be made.
The administrator and head custodian will: Lock the exit doors during the lockdown announcement.
Teachers are to do the following: Lock your door Tell the students that we have an emergency and you dont know what it is. Get the students to go to an area of the room that is away from the door and away from the windows. Have students stay there until an announcement is made. Members of the crisis team will come to your room and update you.
Administrators will assess the situation and plan next course of action and communications will be by: walkie-talkie or cell phone
The school nurse and secretary/registrar will: Report immediately to the main office during lockdown announcement.
Security Monitors will: Report to the nearest classroom, and Maintain radio contact with administrators.
Emergency Response Plan Considerations Practice school wide lockdown procedures once during the 1 st and 3 rd nine weeks. Communicate lockdown and emergency procedures to parents Develop a plan to ensure staff and student accountability for the implementation of the schools Emergency Response Plan