Prevention & Safety:
Resources for Families & Parents
Welcome to our Prevention & Safety Website - Resources for Parents & Families!
ISD 728's Prevention & Safety group promotes several initiatives that positively impact our school environment, as well as creating and maintaining safety measures to protect all students and staff. We champion our district priorities relating to Social Emotional Learning (providing important job preparedness skills), Mental Health, Restorative Practices, Mindfulness, Safety Initiatives and more. Please tap into this site to find resources relating to all of these initiatives. See below for a detailed list of department initiatives. Make sure to click on the sidebar arrows for additional pages and information!
988 is the Suicide and Crisis Lifeline!
ISD 728 Mission
Our mission is to educate, empower and inspire our diverse learners, to shape their future, to accomplish their dreams and to contribute positively to our local and global communities.
Our 7 Core Values
- All people have value.
- Valuing and respecting differences strengthens the individual and the community.
- People thrive when they feel connected, supported and affirmed.
- Everyone can learn.
- Hope inspires and empowers.
- Lifelong learning is essential for personal growth.
- Change is an opportunity for growth.
People thrive when they feel connected, supported, affirmed and safe in their surroundings.
The 3 Rs:
Every student should have access to mental health supports and services.
Prevention & Safety Key Initiatives
Social and Emotional Learning
Building job readiness skills
PBIS (Positive Behavior Intervention Supports)
Coordination with Community Leaders on Resilience
SEL as job readiness
SEL as bully prevention
SEL as suicide prevention
Mental Health Initiatives
School Health Advisory Committee
ACES and Trauma Informed Practices
Thrive Mental Health Sub-Committee
DBT and Grief Groups
Safety and Prevention
Substance Abuse Initiatives (Vaping, Drugs, Alcohol, Tobacco)
School Resource Officers
Safe Schools Committee
Safe and Welcoming Schools for all Students
School Security Systems and Procedures
Safe Routes to Schools