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School Emergency Guidelines


California Government Code, Section 3100, Title 1, Division 4, Chapter 4 states that public employees are Disaster Service Workers subject to such disaster service activities as may be assigned by their superiors or emergency service commanders. The term “public employees” includes all persons employed by the state or any county, city, city and county, state agency or public district. The law applies in the following cases:

  • When a local emergency is proclaimed
  • When a state of emergency is proclaimed
  • When a federal disaster declaration is made

Below are Community Packets for School Emergency Guidelines Immediate Action Response and Hazards prepared by the San Mateo County Coalition for Safe Schools & Communities:


English Version

Spanish Version