Student Support Services

School Safety

The New York State Education Department (NYSED) is committed to promoting safe learning environments where students and teachers work collaboratively in pursuit of academic excellence and social and emotional growth. The Department invites you to visit each of the following four web pages which provides information and resources regarding an aspect of school safety:

School Climate - Information about NYSED's efforts to build and maintain positive and healthy school climates

Corporal Punishment - Requirements for school districts, BOCES, and charter schools and forms

SAVE - Safe Schools Against Violence in Education

SDFSC - Safe and Drug Free Schools and Communities

SSEC - School Safety and Educational Climate (formerly known as VADIR and DASA)

Last Updated: December 19, 2018