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Department of Systemwide Safety and Emergency Management

Department Functions

On a continual basis we:

  • Provide 24-hour security for Montgomery County Public Schools and school system assets
  • Liaise with local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies
  • Coordinate and implement comprehensive safety and security programs for the school district
  • Develop and implement security initiatives for closed-circuit television camera, visitor management, and access control systems
Emergency Preparedness Information

Emergency Preparedness—At A Glance

Montgomery County Public Schools is committed to providing a safe and welcoming learning environment for our students and staff. Read more about our emergency procedures here

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The Department of Systemwide Safety and Emergency Management is committed to promoting safe and secure environments for MCPS students and staff with the highest level of customer service.

To do so, we leverage technology as well as partner with the school community, public safety and law enforcement agencies.

Through these partnerships, we are able to provide support, resources, and training to all schools and facilities at MCPS.

Everything we do is aimed at working toward the common goal of success for every student.

Contact us

Department of Systemwide Safety and Emergency Management
Carver Educational Services Center
850 Hungerford Drive, Room 131
Rockville, MD 20850

Phone 301.279.3066
Fax 301.279.3192