Communities

Follow Us

Twitter

We Read…

Government

Community

Fire Departments

School Districts

Lockdown Drill At Seymour High School

by STAFF | Nov 23, 2011 3:24 pm

() | Commenting has expired | | E-mail the Author

Posted to: Seymour, Education

Seymour police used drug-sniffing hounds to check out the high school for contraband Wednesday morning.

It was a routine check, according to school district officials.

Superintendent MaryAnne Mascolo sent the following e-mail to the Valley Indy:

“During the Fall of 2009, the Seymour Board of Education in conjunction with the Seymour Police department worked together to develop a policy to use “sniffer” dogs as a proactive measure to deter students from bringing illegal drugs to the school. We are pleased to say this proactive stance has been successful to date.

Today a lockdown drill was conducted at Seymour High School by the Seymour Police and no illegal substances were found. However, a bag of ibuprofen and a prescription medication for nausea was found.

The Seymour Public Schools will continue to work with the Seymour Police department to ensure a drug-free and safe environment for our students.”

Share this story with others.

Share |

Comments

There were no comments

Events Calendar

PosterWallAdd your Poster

SeeClickFix »

HELP.....Know one will finance my dream due to development inexperience and proper leveage.
Aug 29, 2015 10:18 pm
Address: 256 East Main Street Ansonia, CT
Rating: 1

Been walking by these empty Hollows of Ansonia's town center for the last 9 months and look....no...

more »
New Light Needs Adjustment
Aug 29, 2015 9:25 pm
Address: 20-24 Pershing Drive Ansonia, Connecticut
Rating: 4

Intersection of Division & Pershing. North bound Pershing drive. Left turn lane for...

more »
Road improvements
Aug 21, 2015 4:13 pm
Address: 111-125 Colony Road Seymour, Connecticut
Rating: 2

So all but 1/4 of Colony Rd in Seymour plans to be repaved. Why? The area left out is as...

more »

Sponsors

Knight Foundation Valley Foundation The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven

Sponsors have no input into or responsibility for articles published on this site.

V.I.S. Site Design & Development

smartpill design