Office for Safe Schools
Office for Safe Schools
The MCISD Office of Safe Schools is under the umbrella of the MCISD Human Resources Office. There are several initiatives that the MCISD collaborates with the nine local school district to help keep our schools safe.
OK2SAY is a program designed to empower Michigan students, parents, school personnel, community mental health service programs, and law enforcement to share and respond to student safety threats. For more information, visit the OK2SAY website by clicking here.
Anti Bullying Task Force
It is the mission of the Monroe County Anti Bullying Task Force to understand the complex socio-cultural issue of bullying in the school setting and to provide resources to students, educators, parents and the community that will promote a culture of tolerance within Monroe County schools and within the community.
Monroe County School Emergency Information
Topics of Interest
From Cyberbullying to Cell Phones
The rapid growth in technology means new issues for school administrators... and lots of questions about how to handle these issues. Questions like... "When can I discipline a student for speech? Can I confiscate a cell phone? Can I search a cell phone"?
Many of these questions and more are addressed in the video "From Cyberbullying to Cell Phone". NSBA Senior Staff Attorney Tom Hutton provides updates on many of today's hot ed tech legal issues. When you keep informed of these issues, you can help guide your school board policies and suggest those that may need to be revisited and revised.
To access the video: Go to nsba.org
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Under Section 19 of the Michigan’s Fire Prevention Code, specifically, MCL 29.19(7), the Monroe County ISD shall ensure that documentation of a completed school safety drill is posted on its website within 30 school days after the drill is completed and is maintained on the website for at least 3 years. Please find below the safety drills for the last 3 years:
2019-2020 School Year
2020-2021 School Year
2021-2022 School Year
2022-2023 School Year
Educational Center - 9-26-22
Educational Center - 11-7-22
Educational Center - 5-2-23
Transition Center - 9-26-22
Transition Center - 11-7-22
Transition Center - 5-2-23
2023-2024 School Year
Educational Center - 9-12-23
Transition Center - 9-18-23