All Catholic schools and Parish Schools of Religion in the Diocese of Belleville are to develop a Crisis Action Plan. This plan is to be developed with the help of members of the local community and staff. The Crisis Action Plan is to be reviewed annually and adapted as needed.
Safety drills for fire, tornadoes and earthquakes shall be conducted according to criteria established by the appropriate state and local agencies.
Schools using buses to transport students to and from school, athletic events, extracurricular activities and field trips are to conduct bus evacuation drills according to criteria established by the appropriate state and local agencies.
Approved: August 14, 1972
Revised: September 18, 2007
The Most Reverend Edward K. Braxton
Bishop of Belleville