Iowa 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.
Iowa Department of Education
The Iowa Department of Education works to ensure all students are ready for college and career training and receive the postsecondary support they need to succeed.
The Iowa Department of Education's School Safety page hosts resources for emergency operations planning, fire safety, and playground safety.
Iowa Homeland Security and Emergency Management created planning tools that were developed for the schools of Iowa to use as a template to enhance current school safety programs.
Safe+Sound Iowa is a threat reporting tool for students, parents, teachers and concerned parties that provides a way to anonymously report school safety concerns.
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
11224 Holmes Rd.
Kansas City, MO 64131-3626
4411 South 121st Court
Omaha, NE 68137-2112
Covers the entire states of Nebraska and Iowa
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
601 East 12th Street, Room S1801
Kansas City, MO 64106