School Security Systems

Public or private, every K-12 school shares a top priority: keeping students, faculty, and visitors safe. Through access control, 24/7 video surveillance, intrusion detection, and other tools, our commercial security system helps schools create a safe learning environment. Alarm New England school security systems proudly protect over 150 unique school districts and 400 public and private school buildings within MA, CT, & RI.

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Keep Track Of What Matters Most

Monitor school grounds, classrooms, bus lots, and after-school activity spaces, with industry leading video surveillance systems, cloud-based access control, and verified intrusion detection you can ensure students stay on campus and unauthorized visitors stay out. Set virtual tripwires so that you will be notified when anyone enters or exits the property perimeter.

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Simplified Access Management

Provide your school’s staff the ability to lock, unlock, and buzz doors open from anywhere using the mobile app or website. Easily add and revoke mobile lock control permissions to ensure your school is secure and the right people have access when they need it. Reduce false alarms with school security access control automation rules and schedules.

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Planning For The Unexpected

In today’s unpredictable environment, we must be predictive and proactive in mitigating tomorrow’s challenges. A school security system can react immediately to any unusual activity—quickly inform key personnel, secure the building, and ensure everyone is safe. Alert teachers and other staff of intruders or unauthorized persons on campus, all with a single app.

Your One-Stop Security Solution

Our customized business security system solution includes industry-leading technology and local expertise, all under one roof.

Remote Access And Management

Manage your system remotely, anytime, from any device with your smartphone.

Security Cameras

Reduce foul play, vandalism and capture valuable surveillance footage with school security cameras you can monitor onsite or remotely.

School Safety Access Control

Access reports that show who’s entering and exiting campus at all times from wherever you are – whether remote or on-site.

Security Service & Maintenance

Our skilled local crew of 50+ technicians are always ready to install and maintain your security systems.

Commercial Fire Alarm Monitoring

Our on-site test and inspection services, as well as remote testing ensure our commercial fire alarm systems are working correctly.

Text Alerts And Notifications

Always know what’s going on at your school with alerts and notifications instantly delivered to your phone.

UL-Listed Alarm Monitoring

Our UL-Listed central monitoring station meets the highest safety standards in the industry.

Burglar Alarms

Monitor your classrooms, school facilities, and campus buildings. Send immediate alerts in the event there is a break-in.

Proudly Serving New England Businesses

Alarm New England is rated 4.9/5.0 based on hundreds of customer reviews.

Complete Peace Of Mind For Your Business

We understand that schools have unique security needs. From simple burglar alarm systems to complete security solutions, we’ve worked with thousands of educational institutions across MA, CT, and RI.

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Fire Detection Sensors

Our extensive experience with installing and maintaining fire protection systems helps protect your school from destructive fires. Get peace of mind with a comprehensive fire alarm system.

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Video Surveillance

We can design, install, service, and monitor a security camera system that will fit your unique needs, as well as integrate seamlessly with your existing school surveillance video security system.

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Burglar Alarm

No matter the size of your school, safety is of the utmost importance. Protect your residence from unauthorized activity with sensors to catch breaches and intrusion alarms.

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Access Control for Schools

Track who goes where and when. Only authorized users can enter your building, or designated areas of the property keeping students and faculty safe, plus reducing the risk of external threats.

School Alarm Systems FAQs

What type of security is most needed for schools?

School security solutions are multifaceted, but the most critical need for schools today is comprehensive, integrated security systems. These school security measures should include access control, advanced surveillance technology, and fire safety systems. Effective school security allows administrators to maintain a welcoming learning environment while ensuring student and staff safety. Overall, the best school security strategy is one that is tailored to an institution’s specific needs and challenges. School security companies like Alarm New England can help places of K-12 education stay safe and protected.

How do school security systems work?

Most security systems in schools include a combination of physical and technological measures. These systems feature school door security devices (door access), surveillance cameras, alarm systems, and fire/smoke detection systems. School alarm systems should be monitored, so responding to potential threats is quick and efficient.

What kind of security cameras do schools use?

School security cameras are a crucial component of modern school security. Most schools use a mix of indoor and outdoor cameras to provide comprehensive coverage. These school security cameras often include high-resolution IP cameras with features like night vision, wide-angle lenses, and motion detection. Some advanced school security setups incorporate PTZ (pan-tilt-zoom) cameras for flexible monitoring. Many schools use camera systems with video analytics that can spot unusual behavior or unauthorized access. These cameras allow school security personnel to view multiple areas simultaneously and respond quickly to potential issues, improving school security.

Ready To Get Protected?

Take charge of your school security with professionally installed security cameras, 24/7 monitoring, and emergency response.


Need Security For Your School?

Our commercial security experts will help design a system to your specifications. Call us or fill out the form for a FREE quote. Let’s talk about your project.

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