Healthy and Safe Schools
Healthy & Safe Schools Plan
The Mt. Angel School District is committed to providing a learning environment for out students, staff and community that is environmentally safe and healthy. In 2015, the Oregon Legislature passed Oregon Administrative Rule (OAR) 581-022-2223, which requires school districts to develop a Healthy and Safe Schools Plan to address environmental safety concerns including: a plan for testing district-owned buildings for radon, a plan to test and reduce exposure to lead in water used for drinking or food preparation, a plan to reduce exposure to lead paint that includes the following compliance with the United States Environmental Protection Agency’s Renovation, Repair, and Painting Program Rule, a plan to implement integrated pest management practices, and a plan to communicate results for all tests required under the Healthy and Safe Schools Plan.