School Safety http://wuky.org en Kentucky School Safety Program's Budget Slashed http://wuky.org/post/kentucky-school-safety-programs-budget-slashed <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Funding for a school safety program in Kentucky has been cut by almost 60 percent over the last five years.</span></p><p></p><p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">The Courier-Journal reports funding for the Safe Schools Program has decreased from $10.4 million in 2007-2008 to $4.5 million in the current school year. The funding cut has led to less safety audits being performed at schools around the state by the Kentucky Center for School Safety.</span></p> Wed, 19 Dec 2012 16:40:55 +0000 Associated Press 24952 at http://wuky.org Kentucky School Safety Program's Budget Slashed Fayette Co. Schools Reviews Safety Procedures, Sends Officers to Middle and Elementary Schools http://wuky.org/post/fayette-co-schools-reviews-safety-procedures-sends-officers-middle-and-elementary-schools <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. - Fayette County Public Schools Superintendent Tom Shelton reminded school principals and administrators over the weekend of the district’s building entrance and safety procedures following the mass shooting at a Connecticut elementary school. Mon, 17 Dec 2012 18:57:14 +0000 Brenna Angel 24851 at http://wuky.org Fayette Co. Schools Reviews Safety Procedures, Sends Officers to Middle and Elementary Schools Police: Safety The Watchword As Schools Re-Open Wednesday http://wuky.org/post/police-safety-watchword-schools-re-open-wednesday <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. - Summer officially ends for many Fayette county students as public schools open their doors tomorrow.&nbsp; Lexington Police are using the opportunity to talk about school safety.&nbsp; Commander Thomas Curtsinger says the morning commute may take a little longer starting tomorrow. Tue, 14 Aug 2012 18:12:52 +0000 Chase Cavanaugh 19074 at http://wuky.org Police: Safety The Watchword As Schools Re-Open Wednesday