Newport SD Safety and Security

  • Newport SD Threat Assessment Teams

    In June 2019, Act 18 of 2019 amended the Public School Code of 1949 by adding Article XIII-E, Threat Assessment Among its provisions, Article XIII-E requires all school entities in Pennsylvania to establish at least one Threat Assessment Team for 2021-2022 school year. The teams are responsible for “the assessment of and intervention with students whose behavior may indicate a threat to the safety of the student, other students, school employees, school facilities, the community or others.”

    Please see the following resources regarding Newport SD's Threat Assessment Teams.