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Bishop schools practice lock down drills

Since the school shootings at Columbine 14 years ago and now after the shootings at Newtown, Bishop Schools practice what is called Lock Down Drills. Superintendent of Bishop Schools, Barry Simpson, said that the practice of the drills has been “stepped up since Newtown.” He explained that a Lock Down Drill will prepare students and […]

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Mammoth School Superintendent invites discussion on school safety

The horrible shootings of children and adults in Newtown, Connecticut still haunt many. School, law enforcement and mental health officials, in particular, have felt compelled to take a closer look at security and safety plans. Thursday night, Mammoth’s School Superintendent planned to do just that. Superintendent Rich Boccia scheduled a discussion on School Safety Plans […]

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