Tuesday, 11 December 2018
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
 
MSC News National Headlines U.S Health Tech Talk World Business Sports Top Headlines
USD 415 teachers, students to receive active shooter training
06/14/2018

(KNZA)--Teachers and students in the Hiawatha school district will receive active shooter response training.

Captain Dennis Entriken and officer Brandon Lowe with the Hiawatha Police Department met with the USD 415 Board of Education Monday evening to inform them about the ALICE training program.  Both are certified instructors for the program.

ALICE stands for Alert-Lockdown-Inform-Counter-Evacuate.

Entriken says ALICE is an option-based program, providing options for different scenarios.

He says the Department of Homeland Security has determined the traditional  lock down approach is no longer enough.      

Lowe says the program lets the student make the decision themselves how best to respond.

Teachers in the district will receive the ALICE training first, which is expected to take place before the start of the new school year.

Students will then receive the training in September.   An information night for parents will be held prior to the training.   

There will be no cost to the district for the training.  

 

© Many Signals Communications
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Crash claims Wetmore teen's life
Knife threat leads to one arrest
Thursday wreck leaves one injured
Two teens injured in Nemaha Co wreck
Services set for Wetmore teen killed in crash
Stolen vehicle returned; suspect in custody
One injured in Tuesday Brown Co wreck
County suspends permit for local EMT
Troy woman killed in NW MO crash
Stolen truck sought in Atchison County
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Area residents seek open state senate seat
CMC Administrator honored
Jason Mraz sings to hospitalized Holton teen
Brown Co employees granted pay raise
HCC Tech Center students donate 882 pounds of food
Doniphan West cancels classes for rest of week
Magnet scam targets Atchison County
Planted wheat acres down in Kansas
Three - State Beef Conference 2019 Reducing Cow Feed Costs Using Cropland
Kansas Department of Commerce Announces the National Career Development Poetry & Art Contest
Click Here For All Stories

©2018 MSC News
Hiawatha, Ks 66434
EEO Public Report

Powered by Radio Media Group
172.68.65.36