According to a message posted on the district website, students “may only carry a small pocketbook or fanny pack for personal items.”
Amherst Exempted Village Schools recently received $40,000 in safety and security grant funds from the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation.
Gloucester County Public Schools is equipping its campuses with trauma kits and an accompanying emergency response app.
Several Southern Colorado school districts were awarded security upgrade funds by the state’s School Security Disbursement Grant Program.
Texas lawmakers are working toward passing new measures to increase campus security a year after a mass shooting at Santa Fe High School left 10 dead and 13 injured.
Argo Community High School postponed its graduation ceremony hours before it was scheduled Tuesday after two people were arrested for making two separate threats against the school on social media, police and school officials said.
California High School in San Ramon, Calif., will be installing additional surveillance cameras in the wake of four written threats discovered on campus earlier this month, according to school officials.
The Marquette Area Public Schools Board of Education awarded a bid of $225,900 to a construction company on Monday for security upgrades in the district.
A suspect was charged with risking catastrophe and simple assault after releasing bear spray inside a University of Pittsburgh building on Monday, sickening six people.
A student was taken into custody by the police Friday after bringing a shotgun into Parkrose High School in Portland, Oregon.
The Verona Area School District is implementing a stricter security and safety plan, following a series of fights that resulted in 18 students being suspended from school.
Chicago Police are increasing security at Jewish schools and synagogues after an attempted arson attack and vandalism at city synagogues, officials said.
A group of lawmakers and clergy are seeking $5 million in the next state bond package to fund security measures at Connecticut houses of worship following increased tensions and an arson at a New Haven mosque.
A new crisis notification technology is being implemented in a pilot program at Roan School in Dalton, Ga.
The Aransas Pass Police Department is helping increase security at area campuses by placing a two-way police radio inside of every school.
Woodbrook Elementary School is the first campus in Albemarle County, Va., to implement a new automatic lockdown system.
Strapped with an antiquated emergency notification system, California State University San Marcos needed a system that could expand functionality and easily integrate with its existing process for sending out text, email, and phone alerts.
Law enforcement, emergency responders, school officials and students will take part in an active shooter training exercise at Deering High School in Portland, Maine, on Friday and Saturday.
Mount Royal University is the first organization in Canada to use iCetana black-screen monitoring technology to boost its security.
The Manatee County School District plans to address gaps in campus security with a $1.7 million security upgrades project.
About 1,000 school administrators and teachers attended this year’s Indiana School Safety Specialists Academy in Indianapolis on Monday, learning how to respond in an emergency and more ways to keep an eye out for their students.
Following last week’s shooting at STEM School Highlands Ranch, which left one student dead and eight injured, the Board of Douglas County Commissioners voted unanimously Monday to redirect $10 million toward public school safety and potentially more mental health services.
Legislators have introduced a bill in the Pennsylvania General Assembly that would adjust the maximum ratio of students to school nurses and establish minimum staffing requirements for other positions, such as counselors and social workers.
The Nash-Rocky Mount district needs to step up security at its elementary school campuses, according to district officials.
Officials from Lake County Schools are working on a plan to add almost 1,600 security cameras to district middle and high school campuses.
The Kentucky Department of Education and the Department for Behavioral Health, Developmental and Intellectual Disabilities will receive $9 million in funding from the Advancing Wellness and Resilience in Education (AWARE) grant.
Parents and other guests attending high school graduation ceremonies in South Florida will have to go through metal detectors to enter the venue.
Magistrates in Bracken County, Kentucky, approved a measure Wednesday that will allow the dispatch center to monitor security cameras at the Bracken County School District.
Madison County Schools are improving physical security at all campuses in the district to protect students.
The Tupelo Public School District is collaborating with the Tupelo Police Department to increase the number of school resource officers on its campuses.