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.
Assess your safety efforts and build an action plan for the upcoming school year
While there isn't a universal school safety plan, the SchoolSafety.gov Safety Readiness Tool offers common actions that schools can consider in creating and sustaining a safe environment. Access the tool to evaluate your school’s safety posture across ten elements and obtain a personalized action plan with next steps to consider.
School Safety Topics
Access the following topics for resources, guidance, and information to help you create a safer school. From each of these topic pages, you can sort resources available based upon stages of preparedness, subtopics, and planning type.
Learn about upcoming events, grants, and other opportunities for your school or district.
Discover upcoming school safety events and grants below to help support your school’s or school district’s safety efforts.