Santa Fe High details boosted security measures following on-campus shooting last May.
A 14-year-old boy stabbed a girl of the same age in the middle of an all school assembly.
A Virginia school district publically posted crisis emergency plans to its website.
MSD High School will be patrolled by 18 security officials in the upcoming school year.
A new charter school just miles from Marjory Stoneman Douglas could be the most advanced campus in terms of security in the state.
Emergency communication solutions like blue light phone towers and call boxes have been commonly used tools at universities and colleges for decades.
Campus lockdown procedures, much like other emergency response and disaster preparedness measures, are critical to the safe and secure operation of a school campus.
With gun violence now a reality in school corridors and classrooms, officials are faced with the significant, yet daunting, task of ensuring that students, faculty and staff are secure in what traditionally has been considered a safe environment.
Although some college campuses have long benefited from mass notification systems, the current evolving threat environment facing our education systems indicate just how crucial it is for all schools to have the technologies and communications infrastructure to inform and protect students, families, faculty and staff.
For many years, campuses believed these drills encompassed the entire gamut of threats that could endanger students, faculty and staff on their campus. Today, the threats are evolving and so are the drills.