For us, it’s simple. Safety is a top priority. As one of our pillars of excellence, you will see safety throughout the school, and woven into your child’s days with us.
Pillar of Excellence: Safety
Ensuring that staff and students remain safe from all verbal, physical and emotional harm so that hearts and minds can be open to learning perspective that each unique life experience brings to education.
Pontiac Academy for Excellence conducts the required number of drills according to state law. We conduct 5 fire drills with one conducted in the first ten days of school. We conduct 2 take cover drills, one in the fall and one in the spring. We conduct 3 lockdown drills with the assistance and cooperation from local law enforcement.
We also have monthly playground equipment checks as required by Saginaw Valley University.
Our kitchen is inspected by the County Health Department.
In the event of an actual lockdown or emergency notification message would be sent to parents.