St. Paul, MN
class from Peter Hobart Elementary School, digging for fossils in a park, became victims of a landslide as rain-soaked ground gave way and collapsed onto the children. One child is dead, one is missing.
children were taken to the hospital. One was treated for minor injuries and released, the other is in serious condition.
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Roton Middle School, a friend of a intervened, and got bullying victim assaulted by the bully. The bully pushed the the hero down to the ground, then kicked them in the head.
bully was arrested, and may have to have a court hearing.
College Station, TX
A call was made from the
Rudder High School Adaptve Behavior Department about a student who was out of control.
police officer arrived and attempted to stop the student. Without warning, the student punched the officer just under the jaw.
A 26-year old
mother went to A.B. Anderson Elementary School to confront a student who she believed was her bullying child. She ended up assaulting the alleged bully, and was arrested.
In light of the
tornadoes of yesterday and Sunday, and with more severe weather looming, it is a good time to brush up on your tornado preparedness.
has some excellent resources, including an article written by Campus Safety Magazine Safe Havens adjunct analyst Steve Satterly, 14 Severe Weather Survival Tips.
Take a moment and get prepared!
Our thoughts and prayers go out to the families affected by the
tornado in Moore, OK. The Safe Havens team had just completed a site assessment of Norman schools, the first city south of Moore.
The devastation of two
elementary schools, Plaza Towers and Briarwood brings the horror home. We pray that they find more survivors in Plaza Towers, where more students are unaccounted for.
During a conference at
Chula School became enraged. She tore a phone out of the wall, attempted to use it to assault the school principal, and threatened the lives of other school officials.
School officials restrained her until sheriff‘s deputies could arrest her.
Krotz Spring, LA
substitute teacher was arrested for allegedly assaulting a student in class.
After telling his
class to study for a test, a student at Krotz Springs Elementary School informed the teacher he had studied at home. At that point the substitute allegedly tore off the top of the student‘s desk, threw it across the room, and lifted the desk, with the student still in it, to his face.
sheriff‘s department is investigatiing.
A man who called in a
threat to shoot up schools then kill himself was arrested.
His call promted widespread
school in Monterey Park, Santa Monica and Los Angeles, including lockdowns East Los Angeles City College and Santa Monica College.
West Lafayette, IN
ISTEP+ test vendor CTB/McGraw-Hill suffered a denial of service attack that hindered its ability to host state testing.
issue was quickly resolved, and students were able to get back to testing.