Safe Schools

Policy 17 – Safe Schools

Date Adopted:  June 23, 2010
Date Revised: May 5, 2021
Date Reviewed: March 10, 2021


In accordance with the legislative changes accompanying the Safe Schools Charter of Manitoba, the Border Land Board is committed to working in effective collaboration with all of its education partners to ensure and enhance the safety of the Border Land schools and school communities.

The Superintendent/CEO must:

17.1     Ensure that each Principal will establish an emergency response plan for the school.

17.2  Ensure that each school review the divisional code of conduct and school emergency response plans at least annually.

In addition to the above, the Superintendent/CEO must ensure that the Division and each school

review the divisional violence and threat risk assessment protocol annually.

Border Land School Division

Border Land School Division acknowledges that the communities and schools located within Border Land School Division sit on Treaty 1 and Treaty 3 land, the original lands of the Anishinaabe peoples and on the homeland of the Métis Nation.

Border Land School Division respects the treaties that were made on these treaty areas and we dedicate ourselves to moving forward in partnership with our Indigenous communities in a spirit of truth, reconciliation and collaboration.