Features of the K12 Emergency Alert Notification System

With CatapultEMS, you can enhance the safety of your students and staff with real-time communication and information management. Users can report and manage real-time information about evolving threats, including the location and well-being of students and staff during an emergency situation.

Instant Emergency Alerts & Communication
  • Automate your emergency phone call tree
  • Instantly alerts District Administrators, Site Safety Team, Teachers, Staff, Substitutes, and Law Enforcement via phone, email and text
  • Automatically alerts Site Safety Teams on other school sites in close proximity to your school about the emergency
Two-way Teacher & Staff Communication Reduces Inaccurate Information
  • Makes it easy for sites to resolve incidents like finding students, gas leaks, hostile intruder locations, etc.
  • Communicate information about the incident to teachers and staff while allow teachers and staff to communicate back with emergency questions
Reduce False Lockdowns using Code Yellows
  • Avoid going into a Lockdown or Code Red by initiating a Code Yellow and alerting your staff and teachers about an event unfolding on your site.
  • Less Code Red Actions means less PR issues, less parent panic, less teacher panic, and your law enforcement can communicate via CatapultEMS instantly
Instant Digital Emergency Resources
  • Each area is easy to access and update!
  • Emergency Procedure Manuals, Emergency Checklists, Emergency Scripts, & Evacuation Maps
Increase School Site Safety with Real-time Staff & Student Accountability
  • Instant GPS & room reporting from teachers and staff
  • Teachers don't have to update their lists anymore with nightly import from your Student Information System (SIS)
Easily Document Incidents for Accountability
  • Records Fire Drills and provides relevant details to site administrators to overcome problematic areas
  • Drills and incident are archived for retrieval
Anonymous Threat and Bully Reporting
  • Allows for anonymous community, parent and student reporting and alerts the site administrators
  • Ability to respond anonymously to submitters via CatapultEMS
Increase Communication with First Responders
  • No cost for law enforcement to use the service
  • Allows law enforcement to receive alerts associated with your site
Reunify Students with Parents
  • School reunification management to uphold guidelines and protocols during the process
  • Ability to choose the best reunification plan for your emergency

Designed & Built for Ease of Use During a Crisis CatapultEMS Software Features

Anonymous Bully Reporting Anonymous Bully Reporting
Reporting of bully situations through your website
Real-time Student Accountability Real-time Student Accountability
Know GPS locations of students and their status
Incident Reporting and Escalation Incident Reporting & Escalation
Three modes of incident reporting and escalation
Two-way Teacher Communication Two-way Teacher Communication
Have one-on-one conversations with teachers in an emergency
GPS and Room Location Reporting GPS & Room Location Reporting
Know your staff and student location
Alerts District, Police, & Fire Alerts District, Police, & Fire
Law enforcement and 9-1-1 integration
Digital Emergency Procedure Manual Digital Emergency Procedure Manual
Most updated digital manual for emergencies
Configurable Safety Settings Configurable Safety Settings
Organize safety settings to fit your needs
Multi-district Access for Law Enforcement Multi-district Access for Law Enforcement
Access multiple districts for a single user
Works on Desktops, Tablets, & Phones Works on Desktops, Tablets, & Phones
Responsive design across all district & personal devices
SIS & Active Directory Integration SIS & Active Directory Integration
One login & password for all district programs
Reunification Reunification
Reunify students with guardians quickly and easily
Community Threat Reporting Community Threat Reporting
Community can report suspicious information to site officials

All Packages Include

  • Drill Mode
  • Safety Team Incident Reporting
  • Site Safety Team (SST) Chat
  • Incident Reports
  • Code Yellow & Code Red Reports
  • Training Options
  • Active Directory/Single Sign-On Integration
  • Bully/Emergency Procedures
  • Evacuation Map
  • Emergency Checklist
  • Public Announcement Scripts
  • GPS & Room Location Reporting
  • Configurable Safety Settings
  • Multi-District Access for Law Enforcement
  • Responsive Across Devices