Safety and Emergency Management

The OCPS Safety and Emergency Management department establishes a safe working and learning environment for our students, employees, and visitors. The department consists of:

Office of Emergency Management  Office of the Fire Marshal  Office of Safety

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Building Code Compliance  Bus Safety  Contact Us  District Police
Environmental Compliance  Fingertprint/Badging/Background Check  Emergency Food Support  Inspections

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Important Information

In case of Emergency, OCPS will communicate with Parents and Staff through one or all of these channels:

Connect Orange Icon OCPS Connect Orange*
Laptop icon District and/or School Website
Social media icon Social Media (Facebook, Twitter)
TV Icon Local Media Outlets (Radio or TV)

Parents are notified of delayed dismissals when signed up for the Connect Orange automated phone system. Sometimes the rest of the day's bus schedule is impacted after a delay.

Please ensure the correct telephone number is listed on school records to ensure you receive Connect Orange messages. Contact your child's school to ensure telephone numbers are valid.

NOTE: Calls are mass notifications that do not include any individual identifying information.

*Sign Up for Connect Orange at your child's school - Keep your telephone number current