Office of Safe and Healthy Students: School Climate Model: This model has been endorsed by the OSHS and contains three pillars -- safety, engagement and environment. More detailed information about these categories is available under the "Topics and Research" tab at

Kansas S3 School Climate Model: This model is based off of the OSHS model but includes four pillars -- safety, social engagement, academic engagement and environment. The model is also driven by data collected for grant participation.

The Kansas State Department of Education does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: KSDE General Counsel, 900 SW Jackson, Topeka, KS 66612; 785-296-3201
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