Why PASS?

The Partner Alliance for Safer Schools (PASS) offers the most comprehensive information available on best practices specifically for securing school facilities, vetted extensively by experts across the education, public safety and industry sectors.

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PASS School Safety and Security Guidelines

The information, tools and insight needed to implement a tiered approach to securing and enhancing the safety of school environments based on individual needs, nationwide best practices and effective utilization of available resources.

Partner Alliance for Safer Schools Releases 2020 Update to Safety and Security Guidelines for K-12 Schools

5th Edition PASS Guidelines

Fifth-Edition Guidelines Expanded to Address Evolving Security Challenges Facing Today’s Schools The Partner Alliance for Safer Schools (PASS) has released the fifth edition of its Safety and Security…

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PASS Guidelines Among Department of Justice COPS’ Recommendations for Reducing School Violence

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As many schools and districts return to the classroom after months of remote learning, there is a renewed focus on school safety. Yes, a school…

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Caution Needed on Fever Screening Technologies

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As educators across the world adapt their curricula to enable learning opportunities for students quarantined at home, those responsible for safety and security are planning…

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Our Partners

Our partners include stakeholders throughout the education, public safety and industry sectors that share our vision for improving school safety.

Our Safety and Security Guidelines for K-12 Schools

The most comprehensive information available on best practices specifically for securing school facilities.

Upon completing the form below, you will receive an email from PASS allowing you to download the Guidelines document and the Checklist document. You will also receive future updates on the PASS Guidelines.