The Superintendent, or his or her designee, shall develop procedures for the establishment of Threat Assessment Teams at each school whose duties shall include the coordination of resources, assessments and interventions with individuals whose behavior may pose a threat to the safety of school staff or students. The procedures shall include processes for referrals to mental health services identified by the school district pursuant to section 1012.584(4), Florida Statues
Each Threat Assessment Team shall include persons with expertise in counseling, instruction, school administration, and law enforcement. The Threat Assessment Teams shall identify members of the school community to whom threatening behavior should be reported and provide guidance to students, faculty, and staff regarding recognition of threatening or aberrant behavior that may represent a threat to the community, school or self.
Adopted - June 4, 2019