(THUNDER BAY, ON) – Yet another threat has closed down Hammarskjold High School. Class is closed for the day and students are being diverted back home.
This has happened numerous times this year. At least one previous threat involved a firearm.
The following schools were on a “hold and secure”, but have since been lifted.
- CD Howe
- Gron Morgan
- St Pius
- Bishop EQ Jennings
- Bishop Gallagher
- Corpus Christi
Students already picked up by bus will be returned home. Students without keys for their home will be dropped off at Superior CVI.
Below is the message from the Lakehead Public School Board.
“Hammarskjold High School Closed
Due to an anonymous threat received by Thunder Bay Police, Hammarskjold High School will be closed for the entire day today, Wednesday, March 27.
The Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test will not proceed as scheduled for today.
All efforts will be made to reopen on Thursday, March 28. Students already picked up by their bus will be returned home.
Students without home keys will be dropped off at Superior CVI.”
We will keep you updated. Anyone with more information is asked to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
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