Fri, Oct 28, 2022 - 8:30am CT

Join the Collaborative for High Performance Schools and Cypress Fairbanks Independent School District on October 28, 2022, for a Symposium on Safe and Secure Schools in Cypress, Texas. There, leading experts from school districts, public safety, mental health, and school design, construction, and operations will highlight ways safe and comfortable school environments positively impact the health, wellbeing, and academic achievement of students.

In addition, they will offer tools and strategies to design schools that perform better—while highlighting ways districts and designers can improve collaboration to advance these critical outcomes.

Registration fees

  • CHPS Members - $225
  • Non CHPS Members - $350
  • Non CHPS Member Schools and Nonprofits - $300

Sessions, Speakers

Welcome and Introductions 
Craig Schiller, CHPS Executive Director
Roy Sprague, COO Cypress Fairbanks ISD

Keynote: Student Health and Wellbeing
Dr. Kayce Solari Williams (President, American School Health Association)

Session 1: Design for Safe and Healthy Children
Patrick Davis (Perkins Eastman)

Lunch keynote: Biophilia and Safe Schools
Bill Browning (Terrapin, Bright Green)
Jim Determan (Craig Gaulden Davis)

Session 2: Aligning Operations and Design Panel
Moderated by PBK

Closing session: Best Practices in High Performance Security Design as evidenced in CFISD 
Andy Simpson and Laura Carroll (IBI Group)

School Tour
McGown Elementary School, CFISD

(Note: Sessions, speakers subject to change.)

Register below via Eventbrite



Richard E. Berry Center
8877 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, Texas 77433

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