School safety officers typically communicate via Parentlink, an automated call and email service.
If an event lasts longer than 30 minutes, parents and guardians will receive periodic updates.
In a potential emergency, please stay away from the school unless instructed to come. Having additional people on site makes it harder for law enforcement to assess situations and find potential threats.
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Tucson Unified School District works hand-in-hand with law enforcement agencies in case of potential or real emergencies to ensure the safety of every child.
The two most common terms used in an emergency are:
More rare terms include:
If an evacuation or early release is necessary, School Safety notifies parents and works with law enforcement and school staff to conduct these activities in the best way possible.
Every campus has an evacuation and parent/guardian and student reunification plan.