The faculty, staff and administration of Chartiers Valley utilize a variety of resources in order to provide the safest possible learning environment for our children. Research shows that taking proactive measures is the most effective way to prepare for crisis and prevent tragedy.
ALiCEOur staff actively participate in ALiCE training each year and lead ALiCE Drills for students several times throughout the school year. The ALiCE Training Institute, in collaboration with school police and local first responders help our staff take steps to plan and prepare in order to mitigate human-caused threats such as crimes of violence. Click here for more information about ALiCE training and drills.
NaviGate PreparedChartiers Valley utilizes NaviGate Prepared school safety system to provide another layer of safety and security to our school buildings. The system eliminates the need for cumbersome binders of paper emergency procedures that often become lost or outdated of likely outdated information. NaviGate Prepared allows CVSD to organize critical information into a secure cloud-based system which is easily and quickly accessible to school administrators and teachers. This video provides a brief overview of the program and how it benefits the children of Chartiers Valley: Click here to view.
Safe2Say SomethingSafe2Say Something is a youth violence prevention program run by the Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General that is designed to teach youth and adults how to recognize the warning signs and signals, especially within social media, from individuals who may be a threat to themselves or others and to "say something" before it is too late. Click here to visit the Chartiers Valley Safe2Say Something page.