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Texas has many agency programs and contacts that can help your school build a school safety plan. Check out these resources as you develop your plan.

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Texas School Safety Center

Texas State University

The Texas School Safety Center (TxSSC) is an official university-level research center at Texas State University. The TxSSC serves as a clearinghouse for the dissemination of safety and security information through research, training, and technical assistance for K-12 schools and junior colleges throughout the state of Texas. 


Texas Education Agency

State Board of Education

The Texas Education Agency is the state agency that oversees primary and secondary public education.


School Safety

Texas Education Agency

Texas School Safety focuses on expanding mental health initiatives, strengthening safety and emergency protocols, and providing funding to districts to increase safety and security on campuses.



Texas Division of Emergency Management

The Texas Department of Emergency Management administers a statewide emergency management all-hazards preparedness program focused on emergency preparedness planning, training and exercise.


The Child Sex Trafficking Team (CSTT)

Office of the Governor

The Child Sex Trafficking Team (CSTT) in the Office of the Governor is fighting to end this crime and to help its young victims.


School Health Program

The Texas Department of State Health Services

The Texas Department of State Health Services- School Health Program envisions a Texas where all children are healthy, ready to learn, and prepared to make healthy lifelong choices. Their mission is to meet the health services and health program needs of Texas children through schools.


Contact Information


Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
FRC 800 North Loop 288
Denton, TX 76209-3698
(940) 898-5399

Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)
Email address:

One Justice Way
Dallas, TX 75220
(972) 559-5000

Covers 137 counties in North Texas and portions of East and West Texas

El Paso
El Paso Federal Justice Center
660 South Mesa Hills Drive
El Paso, TX 79912
(915) 832-5000

Covers 17 counties in western Texas

Justice Park Drive
Houston, TX 77292
(713) 693-5000
Covers 40 counties in southeastern Texas

San Antonio
5740 University Heights Blvd.
San Antonio, TX 78249
(210) 225-6741

Counties covered: Atascosa, Bandera, Bexar, Comal, Frio, Gillespie, Gonzalez, Guadalupe, Karnes, Kendall, Kerr, Kimble, Mason, Medina, Real, Uvalde, and Wilson

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
1301 Young Street, Suite 1124
Dallas, TX 75202
(214) 767-3301


Texas Fusion Center (Primary)
512-424-7981 / 866-786-5972

Austin Regional Intelligence Center; Austin, TX (Recognized)

Dallas Fusion Center; Dallas, TX (Recognized)

Fort Worth Intelligence Exchange; Fort Worth, TX (Recognized)

El Paso Multi-Agency Tactical Response Information eXchange (MATRIX); El Paso, TX (Recognized)

Houston Regional Intelligence Service Center; Houston, TX (Recognized)

North Texas Fusion Center; McKinney, TX (Recognized)

Southwest Texas Fusion Center; San Antonio, TX (Recognized)

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