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.
Plan for Emergencies Using the Five Preparedness Mission Areas
Emergency planning is a key component of school safety and can include a comprehensive approach that effectively integrates the five preparedness mission areas: prevention, protection, mitigation, response, and recovery. Access our latest infographic to learn more about the mission areas and how they can be implemented as part of your school safety and emergency planning efforts.
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.