Security procedures

Get information about the procedures and resources we have in place to help protect students and staff.

Safety & Security Committee

Find information about this committee, including meeting agendas and videos.

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    Parent Emergency Guide

    View a printable summary of our safety plans and tips for parents during emergencies:

    Report bullying & urgent student concerns

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    Report bullying and other urgent student concerns quickly and anonymously to school officials via the Anonymous Alerts® webform or mobile app. Anonymous Alerts® is monitored by GISD Security 24-hours daily and should only be used for serious and urgent matters.

    Message topics may include bullying, cyberbullying, family difficulties, self-harm/cutting, drug and alcohol abuse, student depression, sexual harassment, gang-related issues or strange/abnormal student behavior.

    In the event of an emergency or life-threatening event, it is always imperative to call 911.

    Submit an Anonymous Alert®

    Download the app

    To place a report from a mobile device, first download the free Anonymous Alerts® app from the Apple App Store or Google Play store. Then open the app and enter activation code garlandisd.

    Building maintenance

    We have staff working around the clock to maintain our buildings and grounds. Our team of carpenters, electricians, HVAC mechanics, painters and plumbers work together to make sure that our facilities provide a safe, attractive and efficient environment for students, staff and the community.

    Our security team handles after-hour and weekend calls. We invite anyone that notices a maintenance issue to call our 24-hour Security Dispatch team so that they can make sure our maintenance team makes the necessary repairs.

    Contact us

    24-hour Security Dispatch: 972-494-8911

    GISD Facilities: 972-494-8780

    GISD Energy Management: 972-494-8351

    GISD Maintenance: 972-494-8351

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