You have four main safety responsibilities as a student:
- Read and follow the district’s Rights and Responsibilities Guide: A Student Behavior Handbook for Elementary and Secondary Schools.
- Know your school’s rules and emergency procedures and follow them. Pay attention during drills and know what to do in an emergency.
- Be alert for Warning signs of trouble—in yourself and others. Know when to turn to an adult for help.
- Keep it cool! Do what you can to diffuse situations and keep violence in check.
In addition, you’ll find ideas for dealing with specific situations under Tools and Tips.