Safety & Security

Dear New Rochelle families,

The safety and security of all City School District of New Rochelle students and staff is our priority. The pages under this Safety & Security section include our communications about our current practices to ensure safety and security, as well as resources for all of our families. We hope you find this information useful. Should you have any questions regarding the material we ask that you contact Interim Director of Security LisaMarie Newkirk at

2022-23 District-wide Safety Plan


The SAVE Team is established under New York State's Project SAVE (Safe Schools Against Violence in Education.)

  • Bruce Daniele, Co-Chairperson, CSDNR Director of Security

  • Charles Strome III, Co-Chairperson, New Rochelle City Manager

  • Carolyn Bruzzese, FUSE Representative

  • Dara Joseph, CSDNR Director of Special and Alternative Education

  • Place to be filled, Assistant Superintendent – Student Support Services

  • Dr. Tawanda Robinson, Principal, Isaac E. Young Middle School, A&S Representative

  • Millicent Lee, Director of Pupil Personnel Services

  • Steven Newman, New Rochelle High School Teacher

  • Karina Villalona, School Psychologist, Isaac E. Young Middle School

  • William Iannuzzi, Board of Education Representative

  • Lt. Gary Robinson, New Rochelle Police Department

  • Barry Nechis, Captain, New Rochelle Fire Department

  • Tracy Hill, Community Member

  • Patrick Stipo, Community Member  

  • Dr. Anastasia Tzortzatos, Director of Technology

  • Francesca Windley, Transportation Assistant

  • TBD, Bus Representative

  • TBD, NRHS Student

  • TBD, PTAC Representative


Meetings are generally held the second Thursday of the month, 10 a.m. to noon in the Central Administration on the second floor of City Hall in the Carew Room.