All schools are required to instruct and drill students on emergency procedures so that students may respond to an emergency without confusion and panic.  Each building administrator will conduct emergency drills in accordance with state statute and the district’s Emergency Safety Plan.


Drills and instruction on fire emergencies shall include routes and methods of exiting the school building.  The district will conduct monthly fire drills.


Instruction on tornado dangers and natural disasters shall be conducted at least twice each year.































Policy                                                                           COLUMBUS PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Adopted: 6/11/07                                                         Columbus, Nebraska