School Safety Plan

 

Gabriel Richard Catholic High School complies with all school safety plans as set forth by the state.

 

Emergency Drills for K-12 Schools and Cardiac Emergency Response Plan

 

For more information, please refer to:  http://www.legislature.mi.gov/documents/2013-2014/publicact/pdf/2014-PA-0012.pdf

 

Summary of new regulation.  The effective date is July 1, 2014.

 

Drill Requirements:

 

  • A minimum of five (5) fire drills are required for each school year.  Three of the five are to be held by December 1 of the school year; two are to be held during the remaining part of the school year, with reasonable spacing between each drill.

  • A minimum of two (2) tornado drills are required for each school year; at least one is to be conducted during March of the school year.

  • A minimum of three (3) lockdown drills are required each school year; at least one is to be conducted after January 1, with a reasonable spacing between each drill.

  • At least one of the drills must be held during a lunch or recess period, or at a time when a signficant number of students are not gathered in the classroom.

 

Documentation Requirements:

 

  • Documentation of a completed school safety drill is to be posted on its website within 30 days after the drill is completed and maintained on the website for at least three years.

  • Documentation must include at least:

    • Name of the school

    • School year of the drill

    • Date and time of the drill

    • Type of drill completed

    • Number of completed drills for that school year

    • Signature of the school principal, or designee, acknowledging the completion of the drill

    • Name of the individual in charge of conducting the drill, if other than the school principal.

 

No later than September 15 of each school year, the chief administrator of a school, or designee, must provide a list of scheduled drill days to the county emergency management coordinator.

 

A scheduled drill that is not conducted on a scheduled drill day due to conditions not within the control of the school authorities is to be rescheduled to occur within 10 school days.

 

The county emergency management coordinator is to be notified of the rescheduled date for the drill.

Gabriel Richard has conducted the following school safety drills during the 2019-2020 school year:

Tuesday, October 29, 2019: Fire Drill at 1:10 p.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Tuesday, October 22, 2019: Fire Drill at 12:16 p.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Thursday, September 12, 2019: Fire Drill at 12:25 p.m., conducted by Jon Victor, dean of students.

Gabriel Richard has conducted the following school safety drills during the 2018-2019 school year:

Tuesday, May 28, 2019: Fire Drill at 1:28 p.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Tuesday, May 7, 2019:  Full Lockdown Drill at 1:18 p.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Friday, April 12, 2019: Tornado Drill at 9:24 a.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Wednesday, April 10, 2019: Tornado Drill at 9:40 a.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Tuesday, April 2, 2019:  Partial Lockdown Drill at 1:25 p.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Thursday, December 6, 2018: Partial Lockdown Drill at 1:15 p.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Wednesday, November 14, 2018: Fire Drill at 1:57 p.m., conducted by Jon Victor, dean of students.

Wednesday, October 10, 2018: Fire Drill at 1:10 p.m., conducted by Jon Victor, dean of students.

Wednesday, September 12, 2018: Fire Drill at 10:10 a.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Gabriel Richard has conducted the following school safety drills during the 2017-2018 school year:

 

Monday, May 7, 2018: Fire Drill at 9 a.m., conducted by Denise Ochmanek, dean of students.

Monday, April 23, 2018: Fire Drill at 12:31 p.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Thursday, March 22, 2018: Tornado Drill at 9:41 a.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Thursday, March 8, 2018: Tornado Drill at 9:30 a.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Tuesday, February 27, 2018: Full Lockdown Drill at 1:30 p.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017: Full Lockdown Drill at 1:59 p.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017: Partial Lockdown Drill at 9 a.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Monday, October 23, 2017: Partial Lockdown Drill at 9 a.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Wednesday, October 18, 2017: Fire Drill at 1:35 p.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Tuesday, October 3, 2017:  Fire Drill at 9:00 a.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Thursday, September 14, 2017:  Fire Drill at 11:30 a.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

 

Gabriel Richard has conducted the following school safety drills during the 2016-2017 school year:

 

Monday, June 5, 2017: Fire Drill at 9:58 a.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Tuesday, May 23, 2017:  Fire Drill at 2:06 p.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Thursday, March 23, 2017:  Tornado Drill at 9:30 a.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Thursday, March 16, 2017:  Tornado Drill at 9:30 a.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Friday, January 20, 2017:  Full Lockdown Drill at 1:25 p.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Wednesday, November 10, 2016: Full Lockdown Drill at 12:30 p.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Tuesday, October 25, 2016: Fire Drill at 12:45 p.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Thursday, September 22, 2016: Fire Drill at 9:15 a.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Monday, September 19, 2016: Partial Lockdown Drill at 9:49 a.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Wednesday, August 31, 2016: Fire Drill at 1:15 p.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

 

Gabriel Richard has conducted the following school safety drills during the 2015-2016 school year:

 

Tuesday, April 27, 2016: Fire Drill at 8:30 a.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Monday, April 18, 2016: Fire Drill at 11:05 a.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Thursday, March 17, 2106: Tornado Drill at 9:31 a.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Wednesday, March 16, 2016: Tornado Drill at 9:35 a.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Tuesday, March 15, 2016: Full Lockdown Drill at 1:45 p.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Thursday, December 3, 2015: Fire Drill at 10:25 a.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Thursday, September 24, 2015: Fire Drill at 8:51 a.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Wednesday, September 16, 2015: Partial Lockdown Drill at 10:42 a.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal. 

Wednesday, September 2, 2015: Fire Drill at 1:15 p.m., conducted by Denise Ochmanek, dean of students.

 

Gabriel Richard conducted the following school safety drills during the 2014-2015 school year:

 

May 10, 2016: Partial Lockdown Drill at 7:35 a.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

May 7, 2015: Fire Drill at 12:01 p.m., conducted by Denise Ochmanek, dean of students.

April 28, 2015: Fire Drill at 11:30 a.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

March 17, 2015: Tornado Drill at 2:15 p.m., conducted by Denise Ochmanek, dean of students.

March 3, 2015: Tornado Drill at 11:56 a.m., conducted by Denise Ochmanek, dean of students.

December 10, 2014: Full Lockdown Drill at 12:38 p.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

November 5, 2014: Full Lockdown Drill at 10:45 a.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

October 21, 2014: Fire Drill at 11:21 a.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

September 15, 2014: Fire Drill at 7:48 a.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

September 3, 2014: Partial Lockdown Drill at 10:05 a.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

August 27, 2015: Fire Drill at 10:23 a.m., conducted by Joseph Whalen, principal.

Asbestos Management Plan

The school's Asbestos Management Plan, designed to be in compliance with state and federal regulations, is available in the Maintenance Office.  Please contact Leonard St. Pierre, director of transportation and maintenance, at (734) 284-1875, ext. 124, with any questions.  To read the Asbestos Notification Letter, please click here.

Pest Management Plan

The school applies only pest control products that comply with state and federal guidelines.  With the exception of an emergency, signs will be posted 48 hours before application.  Parents who want to be notified prior to pesticide application may contact Leonard St. Pierre at (734) 284-1875, ext. 124.  To read the Annual Notification of Pesticides, please click here.