Safety and 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 Director of Security Bruce Daniele at

 2020-21 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

Gregory W. Kern, CSDNR Assistant Superintendent for Business

Dara Joseph, CSDNR Director of Special and Alternative Education

Dr. Tawanda Robinson, Interim Principal, Isaac E. Young Middle School

Steven Newman, New Rochelle High School Teacher

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

Christopher Daniello, Board of Education Member

Robert Gazzola, Deputy Police Commissioner, New Rochelle Police Department

Barry Nechis, Captain, New Rochelle Fire Department

Amy Ecker, Community Member

Tracy Hill, Community Member

Patrick Stipo, Community Member  

Larissa Wagner, Community Member