Safety Services

Our Mission

At El Centro Elementary School District, our mission is to provide a safe, secure, and nurturing environment for all students, staff, and visitors. We are dedicated to fostering a culture of safety, where every individual feels protected, respected, and empowered to thrive academically, emotionally, and socially.

Our School Safety Department is committed to the following principles:

  1. Vigilance: We remain vigilant and proactive in identifying potential risks and hazards, constantly monitoring our school premises to ensure early detection and prevention of any safety concerns.

  2. Preparedness: We equip our staff and students with the knowledge and resources necessary to respond effectively to emergencies, fostering a state of preparedness throughout the school community.

  3. Collaboration: We promote open communication and cooperation among all stakeholders, including teachers, students, parents, law enforcement agencies, and the broader community, recognizing that safety is a collective responsibility.

  4. Education: We prioritize safety education and training, empowering students and staff with the skills and understanding to make informed decisions and contribute to a safe environment.

  5. Inclusivity: We strive to create an inclusive safety approach that respects the diversity of our school community, accommodating individual needs and circumstances.

  6. Compassion: We approach our role with compassion and empathy, recognizing the importance of emotional support in times of crisis or distress.

  7. Continuous Improvement: We are committed to ongoing evaluation and refinement of our safety protocols, staying abreast of best practices, and adapting to evolving challenges.

  8. Positive School Climate: We work collaboratively to foster a positive and nurturing school climate, where respect, understanding, and kindness prevail, creating an environment where safety can flourish.

Our School Safety Department is dedicated to upholding these values and principles to ensure that El Centro Elementary School District remains a place where everyone can learn, grow, and flourish without fear, allowing each individual to reach their full potential.

Location and Office Hours
El Centro Elementary Safety Services Department
1160 South 2nd Street
El Centro, CA  92243
(760) 352-5712 x 8567
Regular School Session Hours:
6:00 am to 3:00 pm
Summer Hours:
6:00 am to 2:30 pm