Safety & Security

Student safety is our number one priority, and it is first in Douglas County School District's strategic priority.

District protocols in place ensure best practices and procedures to keep our students, staff, and school safe.

Standard Response Protocol: How we communicate during an emergency

If an emergency happens at a school or an office, there usually is not much time to warn students, employees, and guests about what is happening or what to do. That is why the Douglas County School District (DCSD) has implemented the Standard Response Protocol (SRP) at all of its facilities.

Read more at: https://www.dcsdk12.org/safety-and-security/lockout-lockdown-shelter-evacuate

School Marshall Program

School Marshal Officer Program

Through our partnership with the Douglas County Sheriff's Office, Castle Rock, Lone Tree and Parker police departments, officers and deputies are adding another layer of security at our elementary and middle schools via multiple daily unannounced visits.

Read more at: https://www.dcsdk12.org/safety-and-security/school-marshal-officer-program