How to Adjust the Sensitivity of Alerts: Bark for Schools

Brian Richards

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STEP 1: Log in as the Bark for Schools super admin.

STEP 2: Access your school's Monitoring Settings via the menu on the top right:


STEP 3: Select Edit.


STEP 4: On this page, you can adjust the dropdown menu next to each alert type. These changes will apply to monitored student communications going forward.

  • If you'd like to be able to apply different sensitivity settings per OU or group, consider Bark for Schools+!
  • To learn more about how we classify the severity of different issues, click here.
  • For more information on how our data science works, click here.



How do I reach the Bark for Schools team?

We have an incredible team behind the scenes here at Bark. For technical questions, we can be reached here. Our team is happy to help!