INFORMATION REGARDING CARRYING A CONCEALED WEAPON ON KHSD GROUNDS
The Kern High School District’s Board of Trustees has approved the Superintendent or his designee (the Chief of the Kern High School District Police Department) to permit citizens (not employed by the KHSD) and KHSD certificated employees, who have a valid California license to carry a concealed weapon and who meet other requirements specified by KHSD, to carry their concealed weapon on KHSD properties and campuses. This permission, if granted, only applies to KHSD property and does not extend to any other school district or public entity.
Information and application packets for citizens and KHSD certificated employees are available at the headquarters of the KHSD Police Department, located at 5801 Sundale Avenue in Bakersfield. The KHSD Police Department is located in the freestanding building in the south east corner of the property, and is labeled “Board Room.” The KHSD Police Department is open Monday through Friday from 7:30 am until 4:30 pm.
Please be advised that the District/KHSD Police Department will not accept applications that are submitted electronically.
For more information, please contact the KHSD Police Department at (661) 827-3100 and ask to speak with the Chief or a member of the command staff.