School Safety Drills

  • The School Safety Drill Act (105 ILCS 128/1 et seq.) requires that during each academic year, each school building must conduct a minimum of:

    • Three school evacuation drills.
    • One bus evacuation drill.
    • One severe weather (shelter-in-place) drill.
    • One law enforcement drill to address an active shooter incident.

    There may be other drills at the direction of the administration. A warning to the students shall not precede drills. The School principal shall keep the Superintendent or designee informed as to the status of the drills.