School Safety

Over 170,000 Pierce County children spend a large part of their lives in a school environment. To promote school health and safety, Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department:

  • Reviews new and remodeled school site plans.
  • Educates school staff about health and safety issues.
  • Conducts inspections.
  • Investigates reports of illness and safety hazards.

Click the topics below for more information.

Plan Review Process

Primary and Secondary School Regulations

School Health and Safety Guide

School Safety Links

Playground Safety