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School/Home Connection

Emergency Preparedness


A fire can break out with little or no warning. The more prepared you are, the safer you will be. 

  • Know your emergency evacuation route at school and at home.  Don't forget to identify a secondary evacuation route in case your primary route is not available.
  • Emergency supply kits can help you be prepared. Items to keep in your emergency kit include a flashlight, batteries, first aid kit, whistle, phone lists, paper, pencil, water, and non -perishable snacks.The more prepared you are, the safer you will be. 
  • Smoke detectors should be located on every floor of your home and near all places that you and your family sleep. Smoke detector batteries should be changed on a regular basis.  
  • Have a meeting location at school and at home that everyone will gather after a fire evacuation. A meeting location will help you quickly verify that everyone made it out safely.
  • Once you evacuate due to a fire, NEVER go back inside a burning building. Once out, stay out. Firefighters will rescue anyone who needs help.