Risk Avoidance

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K-6 School Administration Entry
In our current society we have seen an increase of violence at current education centers throughout the United States. School facilities are now easy targets for unstable individuals or groups of people who prey on easy targets for national and world recognition through media sources. One of the projects that I will be addressing with bond monies this year is making a K-6 School Administration entrance secure. Fifteen years ago when threats to society were at a minimal, the marketing and architectural designs were to build entrances that were community friendly. This issue is that the entry area is open with no control points that prevent entry and security to the staff and children.

Risk Avoidance Altogether * Entrance to the school will receive CCTV (Closed Circuit Television and Video) monitoring 24 hours per day of entry area and internal lobby. * Badged entry into the front lobby after hours. * Design of new lobby entry that can trap all visitors into a holding point. * Bathroom access from lobby for public use. * Installation of Raptor Visitor management Software that will provide instant sex offender and background checks to prevent unwanted visitors out while tracking those they allow in. * Security system for entrance to prevent unwanted intruders after hours * Motion sensors for lighting that will activate after hours so responding officials can visually see the intruder. * Secure entrance into the nurse’s station to allow parents to pick up their sick children without walking through the administration and learning areas. * Conference room immediately off the entry room to meet parents with issues, staff can also detain unruly students in this area for parent or police pick up. * The design will allow bullet proof glass in the future to be placed if needed for reception…...

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