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8420 Policy_Emergency Evacuation of Schools

The Board of Education recognizes that its responsibility for the safety of students extends to possible natural and
human-made disasters and that such emergencies are best met by preparedness and planning.
The Board authorizes a system of emergency preparedness which shall ensure that:
    A. The health and safety of students and staff are safeguarded;
    B. The time necessary for instructional purposes is not unduly diverted;
    C. Minimum disruption to the educational program occurs;
    D. Students are helped to learn self-reliance and trained to respond sensibly to emergency situations.
All threats to the safety of District facilities shall be identified by appropriate personnel and responded to promptly
in accordance with the plan for emergency preparedness.
The Superintendent shall develop administrative procedures for the handling of all emergency evacuations.
118.07, 121.02(g)(i), Wis. Stats.
Approved/Adopted:  July 13, 2009
Sharon Weinstock,
Aug 9, 2011, 1:07 PM