One reason is that CSD hasn’t done a safety audit since 2013. But primarily the dialogue stems from the Feb. 14 shooting that killed 17 students and faculty members at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High in Parkland, Florida.
“We have to make sure,” Superintendent David Dude said, “that we balance security measures with our educational objectives. We’ve got to decide if we want to train the staff, or even do weapons checks. I know one thing, once you start checking for weapons you’ve changed the climate of a building.”