Find Resources to Create a Safer School
SchoolSafety.gov was created by the federal government to provide schools and districts with actionable recommendations to create a safe and supportive learning environment where students can thrive and grow.
Updated information: Please see our COVID-19 Resources for Schools page for the latest federal guidance and resources on the coronavirus and school safety.
Create an action plan
Assess the efforts that you are taking to address school safety, and get a personalized action plan with next steps you can take.
Search for specific resources, like guidance, trainings, or fact sheets, that are vetted by SchoolSafety.gov.
Learn about upcoming events and opportunities for your school or district.
Take steps to improve physical security
Start with these low to no cost actions your school can take to make immediate safety improvements. After these immediate actions, use the School Safety Readiness Tool to continue making your school safer.