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Emergency Procedures

Emergency Drill Procedures

Fire:

  1.     Fire alarm sounds and lights flash.
  2.     Students immediately evacuate the room in a calm, organized manner.
  3.     Teacher closes the door.
  4.     Teacher walks students to designated location on the field and distributes the student identification necklaces.
  5.     Teacher verifies number of present students and writes missing students on verification slip and bags missing student’s identification necklaces.
  6.     Student runner takes verification slip to the Command Center.
  7.     Teacher and students wait for “all clear” signal and return to class.

Earthquake:

  1.     PA announcement of an earthquake event with instructions to duck and cover
  2.     When shaking stops PA announcement it’s safe, students immediately evacuate the room.
  3.     Teacher gathers the student’s identification necklaces, walks students out of the room, and leaves the door open for search and rescue.
  4.    Teacher walks students to designated location on the field and distributes the student identification necklaces.
  5.    Teacher verifies number of present students and writes missing students on verification slip and bags missing student’s identification necklaces.
  6.     Student runner takes verification slip to the Command Center.
  7.    Teacher and students wait for “all clear” signal and return to class.

Lockdown:

  1.     PA announcement of a Lockdown.
  2.     All people enter first available room that locks.
  3.     Teacher locks door, students get on ground out of line-of-sight from the windows as best as possible.
  4.    Teacher takes roll, emails SOM with the number present and identifies who is missing.
  5.     If this is a drill, expect a tug on the door.
  6.     Remain sheltered until notified the danger has passed.

Off-Site Evacuation:

  1.     PA announcement for off-site evacuation.
  2.     Teachers will line-up class, remembering to bring student identification necklaces.
  3.     Students will walk out the main gate in one continuous line to Warner Middle School following the route on our evacuation map.