Emergency Planning and Response

Note: Additional resources are located on the Laws, Regulations, and Memos page of this website.

NYSED Guidelines, Memos 

General Emergency and Disaster Preparedness 

NYS Department of Health 

US Department of Education

Role of Districts in Developing High-Quality School Emergency Operations Plans: A Companion to the School Guide
Guide for Developing High-Quality School Emergency Operations Plans
Guide for Developing High-Quality Emergency Operations Plans for Institutions of Higher Education
A Training Guide for Administrators and Educators on Addressing Adult Sexual Misconduct in the School Setting

new Schoolsafety.gov
Created by the federal government to provide schools and districts with actionable recommendations to create a safe and supportive learning environment Provides resources, guidance training, fact sheets, School Safety Readiness Tool assessment tools (2/10/20).


The resources below were written outside NYS. NYS school nurses must follow NYSED and the NYSDOH guidelines

Page updated 2/17/20