Wisconsin - Emergency Operations Plans: Policy or Plan Requirements

Area: 
Policy Or Plan Requirements
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

State law requires districts to develop school emergency operations plans (EOPs) that include procedures for plan review and update.

Wisconsin Statutes 118.07 Health and safety requirements

(4)(a) Each school board and the governing body of each private school shall have in effect a school safety plan.

  • (b) A school safety plan shall be created with the active participation of appropriate parties, as specified by the school board or governing body of the private school. The appropriate parties may include the department of justice, local law enforcement officers, fire fighters, school administrators, teachers, pupil services professionals, as defined in s. 118.257 (1) (c), and mental health professionals. Before creating or updating a school safety plan, a school board or governing body of a private school shall, in consultation with a local law enforcement agency, conduct an on-site safety assessment of each school building, site, and facility that is regularly occupied by pupils.

Wisconsin Statutes 118.07 Health and safety requirements

(d) Each school board and the governing body of each private school shall review and approve the school safety plan at least once every 3 years after the plan goes into effect.

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