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Friday, October 06 2017 10:32

Washington Community School District and Washington Police Department

October 6, 2017

 

The incident that caused school to be canceled has been investigated by local law enforcement and district officials. The investigation is ongoing, the allegations of a threat have been deemed, by law enforcement, to be non-credible. Those that initiated false and misleading social media posts may face further discipline and/or legal consequences.There has been no connection found between this incident and what is happening in other places throughout the state and nation. As a result, classes will resume Monday, October 9th at the normal times. All activities will be held as scheduled Friday and Saturday.

A reminder, should threats or other information come your way, via text, email or other social media, it is best not to respond or engage with those who send a threat. Please take a screenshot of the content and contact local law enforcement by phone at 319-653-2107, or if an emergency 9-1-1, or School District building officials.

It remains the top priority of the Washington Community School District to keep our students and staff in a safe learning environment.