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Trusted by 100,000+ organizations across the globe

Protecting future generations

Pelco school security camera systems are reliable and trusted by education administrators and IT teams globally, as well as cost-effective and customizable to meet the challenges of today.

  • Reduce crime and bullying

    Multi-sensor school security cameras provide 360-degree views for total situational awareness and fixed IP school cameras help eliminate blind spots.

  • Scale your security

    Flexible school surveillance camera solutions, designed to scale, whether you are protecting a small school or large university with several campuses.

  • Protect your investments

    Our open platform enables you to easily integrate security cameras for schools with third parties for access control, analytics and communication.

The benefits of school surveillance systems

With full scale coverage and versatile options for any environment, learn how our security cameras for schools and campuses are built to help solve your most challenging school safety problems.

Identify threats before they escalate

Our school surveillance systems help identify potential threats before they become more serious, and provide valuable information for investigations should an incident take place.

  • Prevent unauthorized entries

    Our campus and school security cameras with Id-Me human face detection alert operators when specific individuals visit the premises.

  • Investigate more easily

    VideoXpert includes a Quick Investigation Tab” that gathers forensic-quality video to help resolve incidents such as injury claims, theft and more.

  • Detect smoking and vaping

    Classroom security cameras with HALO Smart Sensors have smoke and THC detection capabilities to combat cigarette use on school grounds.

Know what is happening faster

Our industry-leading cameras for schools and universities deliver high-quality forensic images, task automation, easy integration and analytics to accurately detect, classify and respond to threats.

  • Analyze license plates

    Real-time alerts, license plate recognition, facial recognition and motion detection help you proactively mitigate risks before they occur.

  • Detect critical activity

    Pair Pelco cameras with sensors that detect gunfire signatures and create reports that compute the source of the gunfire while notifying proper authorities.

  • Utilize occupancy counting

    Select integrations can accurately count occupancy from individual entrances without having to dedicate resources to perform manual counts.

Next-generation school safety

Our high-quality school surveillance cameras for universities help education administrators proactively monitor students, staff, faculty and assets in a cost-effective manner.

  • Project against tampering

    Pelco cameras are rated IK10 vandal-resistant and are designed to withstand tampering to housing and lens without breaking or interrupting video feed.

  • Manage regulatory compliance

    Our video security solutions help small schools and large universities meet regulatory requirements, including the NDAA.

  • Integrate with other investments

    Pelco cameras are built on a flexible open platform that is designed to work seamlessly with any video management system.

Safer schools with Pelco products

From everyday incidents to critical emergencies, learn which products can help keep students, staff and visitors safe and foster a positive learning environment.

Pelco Fisheye Camera

Delivering 360-degree views from a single vantage point, use these school cameras in classrooms, gyms and wide areas.

Pelco Calipsa

Improve the efficiency of existing Pelco cameras by adding intelligent analytics, to reduce false alarms when monitoring.


Achieve situational awareness across multiple buildings with Pelco’s intuitive, easy-to-use video management system, VideoXpert.

Get Your Free School Security Guide

See why school administrations, security managers and safety directors turn to our go-to guide on school safety to inform them on the most important decisions they need to take to provide a secure school environment.

Com­pli­ance and Certifications

Create a smarter and safer world with Pelco’s wide range of CCTV security cameras, video management systems and accessories working together as an integrated solution to meet global security standards.


Experience a trusted and cyber secure platform - TLS 1.2, RMF, FIPS 140-2.

NDAA Compliant

Our products allow you to meet NDAA requirements.

ONVIF Conformant

Pelco products are ONVIF Profile S, G, T and M conformant.

GSA Contract

Trade Agreement Act or Country of Origin US - Pelco GSA Contract GS-07F-9323S.

Have questions? We can help

Our video security experts can help you implement the right security system for your business.