Thank you everyone for the responses. I am beginning to sort through the information. The school year is almost over so I will be able to get some things ready over the summer. I am considering purchasing a pair of synthetic long swords since I should be able to use them in the school setting (especially if I can get a club approved).
A bond-slave of Christ,
This is eternal life, that they may know You, the only true God, and Jesus Christ whom You have sent. John 17:3
League of Extraordinary Swordsmen @ Dromgooles' Station (or something like that...