How You Can Help
Be Prepared for a School Emergency:

• Ensure that your child's emergency contact information is accurate and current.

• Become familiar with your school's emergency communications procedures.  The district is committed to providing accurate and timely information in the event of an emergency.


In Case of a School Emergency:

• Although your first reaction may be to call or rush to your child's school, please follow the tips below. 

• DO NOT call or rush to your child's school.  Phone lines and staff are needed for emergency response efforts.

• DO NOT phone your child.  It may not always be safe for students or staff to answer incoming calls during an emergency or lockdown.

• Tune in to local TV/Radio stations for official school news alerts.

• Rely only on Official communication from the district, school or public safety officials.

• Listen for official information regarding reunification with your child.

The Puyallup School District phone number is 253.841.1301