Hostile Threat - Intruder or Hostage Situation, Abduction, Attempted Abduction, Violent Act w/ Malice (assault), Deadly Weapon, Gang Violence, Crime or Other Act of Terrorism, Civil Disturbance

  1. Staff should Call 911 immediately if threat of injury, threat to life or property exists.
  2. Notify administration by any available means.
  3. Students should not be informed of the details of a situation unless not knowing will jeopardize their safety or the safety of others.
  4. Determine who is involved in the situation (# of offenders, # of hostages, # of students/staff, etc.).
  5. Perform a school lock-down or evacuation as thoroughly as possible, discreetly if necessary (see "Lock Down Procedure").