A Sandy Hook Initiative for Safer Schools


Welcome to Safe and Sound. Founded by parents who lost children at Sandy Hook School, we are dedicated to empowering community members to learn how they can join hands, hearts, and minds to make schools safer.

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School Safety Today

Schools today face an ever-changing landscape of issues that affect safety in the school community. These issues are parts of the School Safety Umbrella, a framework we designed to help communities better identify and address each unique aspect of school safety.

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Rethinking School Safety Together

We teach a collaborative approach to school safety that engages the school community in three active steps: Assess, Act, and Audit. We call this model Straight ‘A’ Safety Improvement.

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Tools and Resources for Safer Schools

Guided by national experts, educators, mental health, fire and law enforcement professionals, we gather and create free resources for immediate use in school communities across the country.

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Bring Safe and Sound to your Community

Our team of speakers presents on a variety of school safety topics.

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Explore Our Toolkits

To learn how you can make a difference in the safety of your school.

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