Constable Megan McGarry CSLO
Working with the School Board officials, administrators, parents, the Service and the community to help ensure healthy and safe school environments
The Community School Liaison Officer & School Engagement Team (CSLO/SET) Coordinator works in partnership with both the Public and Catholic School Board officials, Private Schools, School Administrators, Teachers, Parents/Caregivers, Police Officers, Children’s Aid, Kids, Cops & Computers, Merry Go Round, Pro Action Cops and Kids and the community to establish and maintain a healthy and safe school environment.
This position primarily works with Elementary and Secondary Schools. Its purpose is to promote, develop and provide up-to-date educational material for the Community School Liaison Officers (CSLO) and School Engagement Team Officers (SET) to utilize within the schools. The coordinator also assists the Lockdown/Threat Assessment Coordinator in partnership with the CSLO/SET officers in facilitating threat assessment meetings and training with school board staff. Training days are facilitated for the CSLO/SET officers to discuss current placements, updates and concerns. The training also includes discussions on current trends, new materials and outside resources to use within the schools/community. The Coordinator participates in committees regarding areas of engagement and concern that affect youth within the Elementary/Secondary Schools.