Storm Shelter Procedures and Expectations

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SAFE ROOM PROCEDURES

Safe Room doors automatically unlock with the first “Tornado Warning” siren
Safe Room closes when the “Tornado Warning” expires
Safe Room is not designed to accommodate pets
Safe Room and school campuses are smoke/alcohol/drug-free facilities according to Arkansas law
Safe Room doors are to remain closed at all times

PRIORITY OCCUPATION

Students and school staff have first priority during the school day
Safe Room opens after school hours for community shelter during tornado warnings

GENERAL INFORMATION

The Safe Room Manager will be wearing a MIC (Manager in Charge) vest
He or She has access to severe weather information and can answer questions
The Safe Room is not stocked with food, cots, pillows, or blankets
When the Tornado Warning has expired, the Safe Room Manager will close the facility

 

RULES

  • No Pets
  • No Weapons
  • No Alcohol/Drugs/Tobacco Products
  • No Running/Horse Play
  • Only Minimal Personal Property
  • No Repeated Entries/Exits
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Pea Ridge Central Office is located at:
979 Weston Pea Ridge, Arkansas 72751
Office hours:
Monday - Thursday: 7:30-4:00
Friday: 7:30-3:30
Phone: 1-800-451-0032
Fax: 1-800-431-6095

Pea Ridge School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin or disability in any of its policies, practices or procedures.