Decatur County Community Schools
Administrative Guidelines
 

7440 - PLANT SECURITY

 

A.

Distribution of Keys

   
 

Master facility keys will be distributed by the Maintenance Director for the principal.

   
 

In general, staff members shall be provided only the key to the space(s) they use and to other areas in which they have a legitimate responsibility. The principal will maintain a file of master keys. Any unauthorized person found to have a master key or a duplicate in his/her possession shall be held in violation of this guideline.

   
 

B.

Security

   
 

In order to be properly protected against theft:

   
 

1.

at no time shall students be given keys for their use;

   
 

2.

staff members must keep possession of their keys;

   
 

3.

staff members should secure valuables at all times;

   
 

4.

classroom doors should be kept locked when the classroom is empty;

   
 

5.

prior to leaving school each day, staff members must close windows and lock doors to their rooms;

   
 

6.

staff members are responsible for the equipment and supplies in their classrooms or offices. Should any items "disappear," the principal must be notified immediately.

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