An orderly and preplanned exit from building when conditions are safer outside than inside.
Placement of students and staff in a pre-determined interior part of the building where damaged due to weather will be less.
An orderly removal of bus occupants due to an emergency situation.
A situation where there is an imminent threat inside or outside of the building. Students and staff are to immediately go to a protective place/position in their room Lock In – Some schools practice a lock in as part of this drill.
Off-Site Evacuation & Reunification
An orderly removal students and staff to a pre-determined host location (or area in building) due to conditions inside the school building.
Shelter in Place
Placement of students and staff in a pre-determined area of the building’s interior due to an external gas or chemical release.