The state of student safety at your school is better than most. However you might still want to confirm for yourself that actual status of stated policies. We recommend that you and other parents, faculty and staff take these steps to insure your school remains as safe for students as it can be:

Start with these five steps:

  1. Share these questions with other parents.
  2. Ask for a copy of the school’s handbook or policies;
    it may be posted on the school website.
  3. Make an appointment with a teacher or administrator you feel comfortable with to discuss these questions.
  4. Share this assesment tool with others in your community:
  5. Contact us using the form below, we’ll be happy to guide you:

    For more information, please see the Best Practices section of our report on student sexual abuse at the Horace Mann School for a detailed set of recommendations for all schools to insure maximal student safety.