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 safe and supportive learning environments for students and educators.
Enhance School Safety and Resilience with Physical Security Resources
K-12 schools face a range of threats, from targeted violence to natural disasters. By implementing physical security measures, schools can help mitigate external threats and reduce the amount of harm inflicted if incidents occur. Download our one-pager to learn about a sampling of physical security resources, programs, and tools available to help schools drive down risk and build resilience.
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 and subtopics.
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.