Community Safe Rooms

Safe Rooms Ready for Use

The following Community Safe Rooms are available to the community during a Tornado Warning, and/or when the tornado sirens have sounded. If Community Safe Rooms open before a Tornado Warning, or before tornado sirens sound, notification will be posted on the district's Facebook page (click here for a helpful map).

Joplin Schools Community Safe Room Rules
2201 W. 24th St. 

Columbia Elementary (Temporarily Unavailable)
In the event we have a tornado warning for our area, patrons in the Columbia Elementary school zone will be able to seek shelter at the West Central Elementary Safe Room located at 1001 W. 7th St. Joplin, MO. Thank you for your patience!
Beacon School
202 Malloy Circle, Duenweg
1131 Highview Ave.
2901 S. McClelland Blvd.
130 McKinley Ave. 
2104 Indiana Ave.
800 Junge Blvd. 
1323 E. 28th St.
610 S. Forest Ave.
2100 Rolla St.
4604 E. 20th St.
101 E. 41st. St.
1001 W. 7th St. 
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