Classes Resume at Kennedy Middle School Following Threat
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — Kennedy Middle School in Springfield was evacuated Thursday afternoon following a bomb threat.
Springfield School officials say that the threat was made against the Berkshire Avenue school around 1:00 p.m. Thursday.
Police responded and checked the school and found that everything was safe and an ‘all-clear’ was given.
Staff and students were allowed back into the building about 30 minutes later.
Springfield School Superintendent Dan Warwick adds, “Student safety is a top priory and we will always err in the side of caution to help protect our students and staff as best as we can.”