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DESCRIPTIONESCS Safety. Back to School Night September 10, 2013. School Safety. ESCS is committed to providing a safe learning environment for all students. ESCS staff are committed to improvement in the area of school safety for the 2013-2014 school year. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation
Back to School NightSeptember 10, 2013ESCS Safety
ESCS is committed to providing a safe learning environment for all students.
ESCS staff are committed to improvement in the area of school safety for the 2013-2014 school year.
We need the ESCS community of parents and families to partner with us in the commitment to school safety.
School SafetyOfficers from Richmond Police Department came over the summer to assess our campus safety and provide recommendations.Officers from Richmond Police Department provided staff in-service on school safety in August.All classroom doorknobs will be changed to automatically locking knobs.All teachers and staff will wear ESCS lanyards with ID cards.All 1st-6th grade teachers will walk classes out to the blacktop after school for dismissal; Kindergarten teachers will walk classes to Griffin Hall.Childcare staff will wear royal blue STAFF shirts daily.Officers from Richmond Police Department will assist ESCS in implementation and practice of safety drills.Revison of school policies to increase safety.ESCS Improvements3 Things We Need From Our Parents
We LOVE involved parents!
Partnership and communication between home & school is essential for maximized student learning.
We appreciate your involvement in matters that support the ESCS goals and safety.Parent InvolvementAlways check in at the front office to receive a Visitor's Badge.
All parents & visitors MUST check into the office and receive a Visitors Badge prior to going to any classroom, playground, office, or other ESCS location.
Expect an ESCS staff member to ask you to check in at the office if you forget.
Dropping off lunchDropping off homework or PE clothesPicking child(ren) up a few minutes earlyParticipating in an on-campus special activity
Times Parents Sometimes Forget to Check In at the Office
After school, pick your child(ren) up from either the blacktop or Griffin Hall.
All teachers will be walking classes out for pick up at the end of the day.Grades 1-6 will be walked to the blacktopKindergarten will be walked to Griffin Hall
Students going to child care may be taken to Griffin Hall rather than the blacktop.
Please do not go to the classroom to pick up your child(ren).
ONLY exception is on rainy days.(children picked up from classroomuntil 3:15, Griffin Hall 3:15-6:00).
Follow Parking Lot Safety Procedures.
Park on the street if you arrive mid-day.Drive slowly and cautiously in the parking lot.Follow new AM drop-off procedures.
Going directly to the front office to check in & receive a Visitors Badge when you come on campus,
Picking up your child(ren) after school from either the blacktop or Griffin Hall,
Following parking lot procedures,Your commitment to
Will help us provide a safe learning environment for all students at ESCS!