Monday, tomorrow, we’re back to school, AP! Are you ready?
I know the teachers are, in fact, they are back at it already, preparing for Monday, August 14th. Additionally, here at APPD, we spent a good portion of our summer gearing up for the new school year. You can learn about many of our training efforts, once released, that went into preparing for this new school year. A significant portion of our training emphasized school safety. In fact, this year we carried out our first full-scale training exercise. Again, stay tuned for that media release soon.
Just as we recap annually, here are some notable highlights…
Plan ahead! The first few days of school are hectic and full of traffic. Prepare the day before and plan on leaving a bit early and spending some extra time getting your little ones off. We also have many new residents and students in town. Welcome to AP!
Tools & Info for Parents
Emergency Response SRP Program
Remember, we partner with Life360. It’s free and a good way to keep track of the family while the kiddos are off to school and the adults are off to work. I personally subscribe and use it for my family and have for years. APPD shares crime data directly with them so you too can keep tabs on public safety activity around the areas your loved ones frequent. Here’s how to see that data:
* Locations are rounded to block numbers to protect privacy. Sensitive matters or matters of personal security like extra patrols are excluded.
If you have any questions or comments about this service, feel free to contact me.