The school district has a Public Information Officer who is designated to meet / talk with the media. All district / media communication will flow through this designated individual to prevent miscommunication or inaccurate information from being released. The Critical Incident Media Notification Plan provides the necessary guidance for school district representatives to effectively deal with the media during an emergency.
The Superintendent of Schools has assigned, in advance, a staff member as the liaison / information specialist to work with the parents / spouses during a crisis. The individual assigned to this duty will assume responsibility for arranging the details and providing accurate, up-to-date information regarding the incident.
Additional emergency management information may be obtained from the following websites: http://www.onboces.org/http://www.redcross.org/http://www.fema.gov/