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Kentucky Safe Schools Week 2020
Starts 10/18/2020 Ends 10/24/2020
Location District Wide
Contact www.kysafeschools.org/ssw.php
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Healthy Habits Shield our Schools logo

The Kentucky Center for School Safety is proud to announce that Kentucky Safe Schools Week is set for October 18–24, 2020. As we try to support the various types of instruction across the commonwealth, we bring resources to enhance the safety practices that are necessary to keep our schools safe.  This year's theme is “HEALTHY HABITS, Shield Our Schools!”  During this time of transition, developing healthy habits are necessary for student safety.  Our Kentucky Safe Schools Week Webpage (www.kysafeschools.org/ssw.php) offers resources and materials to promote safety in this time of pandemic. The Healthy Habits Safety Pledge includes safety steps for students whether they are learning virtually or face-to-face. Incorporating healthy practices daily, such as wearing masks, washing hands, social distancing and being kind (both in person and online). These practices can become healthy habits as schools continue to strive for academic excellence and provide a safer place to learn.

Join us, as we practice healthy habits and encourage kindness in our school culture.

KY Safe Schools Week Toolkit

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Ky Center for School Safety is proud to provide this Kentucky Safe Schools Week Toolkit. The toolkit details the resources available online for your school to participate in Ky Safe School Week. This school year is extraordinary in so many ways, hopefully the resources/materials provided (and the campaign itself), reflects current need as we work together to ensure a healthy in-school and online learning environment. You will find lessons, videos, posters, scenarios, interactive websites and the Healthy Habit Safety Pledge.

Healthy Habits Safety Pledge


Promoting healthy habits to prevent the spreading of germs along with kindness and support of others is this year’s focus. Helping students be mindful of their actions as we all strive for healthy wellness at school. Join KCSS and others across the commonwealth as we pledge to incorporate healthy habits daily. www.kysafeschools.org/sswpledge