Student Safety

  • Suicide Risk Review & Self Injury Protocols and Procedures

    Suicide Risk Review & Self Injury Protocols and Procedures 

    School mental health teams are following  all Suicide Risk Review (SRR) and Self-Injury (SI) Protocol procedures in response to all tips and concerns. These can be completed remotely or in person. SRR and SI Protocols  will need to be completed for students that had safety concerns over the summer in August.

    For more information, reach out to Jane_Lineman@dpsk12.org and Meghan_Kimball@dpsk12.org

  • Threat Response Process: Preliminary Information Gathering Form (PIGF) and Threat Appraisal Protocols (TA)

    Threat  Response Process: Preliminary Information Gathering Form (PIGF) and Threat Appraisal Protocols (TA)

    School teams should follow all Threat Appraisal procedures in response to tips and concerns. The TA meetings should be held remotely.  TA will need to be completed for students that had safety concerns over the summer in August. 

    For more information, reach out to Jane_Lineman@dpsk12.org and Meghan_Kimball@dpsk12.org

  • Safety Tips

    Safety Tips

    Gaggle (tips from students use of google)  and Safe2Tell tips have been monitored and supported by DPD and Department of Safety over the summer. 


    Please be sure the Safe2tell numbers and posters are in virtual and physical classrooms. We need everyone's support reminding students and families of this service which can be accessed by calling 1-877-542-7233. (Note: staff should report suspected abuse/neglect to Denver Human Services at 1-844-264-5437.)

    For more information, reach out to Jane_Lineman@dpsk12.org and Meghan_Kimball@dpsk12.org

  • Individualized Supervision Management Plans (ISMPs) for Students Adjudicated for Sexual Offenses

    Individualized Supervision Management Plans (ISMPs) for Students Adjudicated for Sexual Offenses

    Central office support staff is tracking all notifications warranting an ISMP. Safety coordinators will follow up with schools around these notifications to support schools with planning a meeting to complete plans in August. To consult on any safety related student issues contact the safety coordinators:

    Jane_lineman@dpsk12.org or Meghan_kimball@dpsk12.org.

  • Behavior Supports

    Behavior  Supports 

    Supports for COVID-19 Related Behavior are available here

    Supports dealing with behavior barriers to learning 

    1. First reach out to your school social worker or school psychologist
    2. If you need additional support and the student is receiving special education services reach out to your Special Education Instructional Specialist (SEIS)
    3. If the student is not in Special Education and/or you have consulted with your mental health provider please reach out to the Behavior Barriers Team 720-423-3410 or Deployment Platform Link.
    4. For additional training,professional developing, coaching, and modeling reach out to the Behavior Barriers Team 720-423-3410 or Deployment Platform Link.
      • Two trainings recommended by the Whole Child Reengagement Plan provided by the Behavior Barriers team are:
        • De-escalation Strategies
        • Challenging Behavior
      • For further information on the Behavior Barriers team, please reach out to Michael_Sykes@dpsk12.org.

    For support with the Discipline Matrix and Ladder, please reach out to your discipline manager, Barbara_Downing@dpsk12.org or Lisa_Pisciotta@dpsk12.org.

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