Five School Consortium- MN

Even before Wednesday’s mass shooting in California, schools in our area started planning to make sure they’re prepared if anything similar happened here.”Common sense and training is what we need to combine,” said Grand Meadow School Principal Paul Besel.  “We just need to make sure that under any situation they’re prepared to react appropriately and quickly, because we don’t know what’s going to come” said Grand Meadow third-grade teacher Lori Arndorfer. It’s part of a program put together by the ALICE Training Institute. ALICE, short for “alert, lockdown, inform, counter and evacuate.” Read more