Sankofa Academy's Safety Plan is reviewed and updated annually. The school reviewed, revised, and submitted the safety plan to the Board of Education. In the Fall of 2017, an updated safety plan included: school site safety programs, procedures for complying with school safety laws, and Disaster/Emergency/Crises response procedures. The safety plan includes procedures for regular occurrences such as drills, first aid, student code of conduct, and general safety expectations. It also includes emergency procedures and responsibilities for emergencies including earthquake, fire, environmental hazard, armed intruder or attack, or serious illness or accident. The plan includes professional development for staff on the procedures.