School Safety and Security Updates

  • District Wide Safety Plan

    The District Wide Safety Plan is updated annually and finalized by the start of school each year.  Attached please find the draft plan.  The public comment period is July 27-August 27.  Please direct any questions to carol.stein@irvingtonschoools.org.  

    Irvington UFSD District-wide Safety Plan 2020-21 DRAFT for Public comment

    School Safety and Security Updates
    New Visitor Protocols

    The Irvington Union Free School District is commitment to providing the safest possible environments for our students and staff. To this end, the Board of Education and Administration are dedicated to making enhancements to our facilities and continue to seek opportunities to enhance our emergency readiness. This page shall serve as a portal for safety and security resources.

    Heading into the 2018-19 school year, IUFSD implemented a number of security enhancements and is in the process of implementing additional measures this fall. Also, a number of long-range safety and security measures are in the planning process. Please review Dr. Harrison's August 31, 2018 letter on these important improvements.

    Letter from Dr. Harrison

    To help ensure the safety of our schools, the District has implemented new Visitor Protocols that will be effective immediately. While these practices will involve a more stringent "sign-in process", they will provide for safer environments. We thank all visitors for your cooperation and patience. The IUFSD Visitor Protocols can be viewed by clicking on the following link:

    Visitor Protocols

    In partnership with consultant Altaris Security, the District developed an overview of the its emergency protocols to guide the school community on our practices and to provide tips on what to expect should an emergency arise. To view this important emergency protocol overview, please click on the following link:

    Emergency Protocol Overview