Go Home Drill - Sample Memo

Go Home Drill - Sample Memo





To:                   Parents and Guardians




Subject:          “Go Home” Drill --- Early Dismissal






On Thursday, November 10th, the school district will send students home 15 minutes early to test its Emergency Management Plan.  The “Go Home Drill” is required once a year by the New York State Education Department.


The purpose of the early dismissal drill is to test the effectiveness of the transportation and communication systems in the event of an emergency.


Copies of the Emergency Management Plan can be found in the main office.  The emergency coordinator for the school district is _____________________ and can be reached at _______________________.