School Safety

Is Our Priority

Thompson Electronics Company knows your school or university’s safety is critical. We offer electronic systems that put your safety first.


Custom solutions for your needs


Options that are flexible to your budget


Peace of mind coverage for your school or campus

Options for a safe and secure school

Video Surveillance

View real-time and past footage from any of your installed cameras.

Access Control

Connect your video surveillance system with your access control for full building monitoring and control.


Intrusion Detection

Setting up intrusion detection within your video surveillance system can provide critical, real-time information when a crime occurs.

Fire Alarms

Protect the school from fire and smoke damage with an integrated fire alarm system.


Mass Communication

Alert the entire school or campus with PA, sound, and mass communication systems.



Central Station Monitoring sends real-time alerts to the authorities or emergency personnel when needed.

Did you know?

Thompson Electronics Company has been in business since 1980 and has worked in every Illinois county.

We can provide a brand new, full-coverage indoor and outdoor video surveillance system

Clock and camera surveillance system at Pekin High School

Indoor Surveillance

Outdoor Surveillance

Or we can replace your existing system with high-definition cameras

A poor image of a tennis court before cameras were upgraded to HD


Security camera footage after HD upgrade on outdoor tennis courts


Funding Information

Illinois ESSER funds are available until Sept 2024

ESSER funds can be used for school safety systems such as video surveillance, access control, and intrusion detection.
Thompson Electronics Company can provide these systems and more. Click to view your school’s available ESSER Funds.

Featured Project

High School: audiovisual, fire alarm, & video surveillance systems

Pekin Community High School is a long-time customer who trusts Thompson Electronics with all their system needs. Pekin High School is protected with access control, video surveillance, and fire alarm systems. We’ve also upgraded their football and track stadium with a state-of-the-art sound system.

Trust Our Experts

Thompson Electronics Company’s technology options are reliable and easy to use. You can trust our experts to provide the very best products and services.

Your school’s safety and system needs will be backed by Illinois’ top system professionals.  Our team of specialists, engineers, and technicians are highly trained and experienced for your facility’s design and service needs.

Looking for a service or inspection?

Our Service Team Has You Covered!


In-house service department


24/7 emergency after hours service


Quick response time and scheduling

Need more information or a site survey?


Katie Dunn

Director of Business Development – Education

Office: 309-633-1522

Email Katie Dunn

1 + 8 =