September 1    

District wide safety plans and building level emergency response plans must be adopted

September 15
Safety training for staff must be completed

Note:     Certification to the Commissioner of completion of safety training will be done with the October 2016 BEDS collection

October 15
Building level emergency response plans must be submitted to the State Police and local law enforcement

Note:     Submissions to the State Police should be sent to info@safeschools.ny.gov