The following prevention services are offered by Dyersburg City Schools:
- Access for students grades 6-12 to the anonymous P3 reporting system, including an app and website, for submitting tips about possible threats to schools or students who may harm themselves.
- SafeTN app for community members to report possible threats of school violence. For more information visit:
- Suicide Prevention Hotline: 988
- Specialized training provided to DCS staff
- Additional protocols and procedures at every school. DCS does not disclose to preserve safety and security.
- Random safety screenings are conducted across K-8, middle and high schools. Screenings are also conducted at random by a Gun detection canine and Narcotics detection canine
- Evolv Weapons Detections Systems are actively monitoring entrances at our middle and high schools. Installations are being investigated for PreK-5.
- Investigating 24/7 surveillance integration platform for both interior and exterior of buildings