Assist schools in preparing for, mitigating, responding to and recovering from natural and man-made threats and incidents.
About the Iowa School Safety Alliance
The Iowa School Safety Alliance was formed in December 2012. Participating organizations include Iowa Homeland Security & Emergency Management, Iowa Department of Education, Iowa State Education Association, Iowa Association of School Boards, School Administrators of Iowa, American Institute of Architects – Iowa Chapter, Iowa Pupil Transportation Association, Iowa Fire Marshals Association, Iowa Public Health, School Safety Managers and at-large members.
Iowa Fire Marshals Association Press Release
The Iowa Fire Marshals Association has put out a press release in response to the February 14th shooting in Parkland, FL. The press release addresses many concerns the public has and how they can make their schools safer. To read the press release, please look under Bulletins.
Congratulations to Council Bluffs Community School District's Abraham Lincoln H.S. on being the winner of the 2nd annual video contest. Dowling Catholic H.S. also took home cash prize for second place! Thank you to all of the Iowa high schools who entered. Keep checking back for more school safety information and future contests. The winner was announced Wednesday, October 18th after Gov. Reynolds signed a proclamation for Safe Schools Week in Iowa in her formal office. The finalists were honored at a reception.
Video links to 2017 Winners:
1st place Abraham Lincoln H.S. CBCSD www.youtube.com/watch?v=NVO2mh73KlM
2nd place Dowling Catholic H.S. youtu.be/zUXilDR39JU
Photos from the signing and award ceremony: