Schools are still one of the safest places for our children.
This fall, 6 pilot schools- American Indian Magnet School, Farnsworth Aerospace Upper, Johnson Senior High School, Maxfield Elementary School, Murray Middle School and Riverview Westside School of Excellence- launched school-designed, community-driven implementation of restorative practices supported by and in collaboration with a St. Paul Public Schools and St. Paul Teacher Federation partnership. | Read More
While October 2016 marks the 10th anniversary of National Bullying Prevention Month, SPPS champions anti-bullying efforts every month of the year. The district’s 119 school counselors – 36 of whom are certified as Bully Prevention Specialists work to give students and staff the tools to prevent or respond to bullying. Read More.
The Department of School Climate and Support:
Our mission is to help create an environment of safety, respect and equity by providing support services that focus on behavior, mental health and wellness.
Jon Peterson, Executive Director | firstname.lastname@example.org
Every school has its own safety plan that is reviewed and updated annually.
Nine Saint Paul Police School Resource Officers (SROs) monitor safety and create relationships with students.
All schools hold five safety drills, five fire drills, and one severe weather drill each year.
Instant notification system can send texts, phone calls and emails to families and staff.
Since 2001, the Office of Security and Emergency Management (SEM) has reviewed and improved safety and emergency procedures across the district.