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WHEREAS, education is paramount to the future of this state and nation; and WHEREAS, excellence in education and academic

achievement is dependent on safe, secure, and respectful learning environments; and WHEREAS, the safety and well-being of all students, teachers and school staff can be jeopardized by crime and violence, bullying, aggression, substance abuse, suicide concerns, gang activity, vandalism and absenteeism in our schools; and WHEREAS, it is important for all community leaders public, private, law enforcement, fire safety, emergency management, business and non-profit join with educators and the Colorado School Safety Resource Center to help ensure that our schools remain safe, positive environments, conducive to learning; and WHEREAS, the observance of Safe Schools Week serves to remind us of the importance of school safety; Therefore, I, John Hickenlooper, Governor of the State of Colorado, do hereby proclaim October 16-22, 2011,

COLORADO SAFE SCHOOLS WEEK

in the State of Colorado.

GIVEN under my hand and the Executive Seal of the State of Colorado, this ninth day of May, 2011

John Hickenlooper Governor