Prospective Families

Rockford Public Schools Safety Drills
  • New Safety Drill Requirements

    Fire Drills

    • 5 per year

    • 3 by December

    • Reasonable time between drills 


    Tornado

    • 2 per year

    • 1 must take place in March


    Lock Down

    • 3 per year

    • 1 with security measures appropriate to an emergency

    • 1 (at least) must take place by December 1

    • 1 (at least) must take place after January 1

    • Reasonable time between drills


    Cardiac Emergency Response Plan

    • Use and maintenance of AED’s

    • Activation of a cardiac emergency response team during an identified cardiac 


    Emergency

    • Plan for effective and efficient communication throughout the school campus

    • Training plan for the use of an AED and CPR techniques (grades 9-12)

    • Incorporation and integration of the local emergency response system and emergency response agencies with the school’s plan

    • Annual review and evaluation of the cardiac emergency response plan


    Must be posted on website within 5 days of completing the drill
    (and maintained for at least 3 years). 

    Must include:

    • School name

    • School year of the drill

    • Date and time of the drill

    • Type of drill

    • Number and type of drills completed during the school year

    • Signature of the school principal or designee acknowledging the completion of the drill

    • Name of the individual in charge of conducting the drill, if it is not the school principal


    Public Act 12 of 2014
    Section 19 of the Fire Prevention Code

  • Safety Drill Grid

    DRILL TYPE

    SCHOOL

    FIRE

    (By Dec)

    FIRE

    (By Dec)

    FIRE

    (By Dec)

    FIRE



    FIRE



    TORNADO


    TORNADO
    (In March)

    LOCK DOWN

    (By Dec 1)

    LOCK DOWN

    (After Jan 1)

    SHELTER-IN-PLACE

    (emerg-based)

    CARDIAC

    (if AED in bldg)

    Belmontdateheredateheredateheredateheredateheredateheredateheredateheredateheredateheredatehere
    Cannonsburg










    Crestwood










    Lakes










    Meadow Ridge










    Parkside










    Roguewood










    Valley View










    ERMS










    NRMS










    RFC










    RHS










    RVA










    Child Care & Preschool











 
 
 


 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

350 N. Main Street | Rockford, MI 49341 | 616.863.6320
Mission Statement | Contact Webmaster | Staff Links