Cleveland ISD: 4th grader brought knife to school

By Click2Houston.com Staff
Published On: Dec 24 2013 05:53:59 AM CST
Updated On: Sep 13 2013 06:05:24 PM CDT
CLEVELAND -

A knife was found in the backpack of a fourth grader at a Cleveland ISD elementary school.

In a letter sent home to parents, Northside Elementary School principal Ed Husk said the boy brought the knife to show to his classmates, and at no point were students or staff members threatened.

Per district police, the boy will be suspended for three days and he must serve a mandatory 30-day placement in Disciplinary Alternative Education Program.

Officials said the incident was dealt with in a serious manner and the appropriate steps were taken by the Cleveland ISD Police and Cleveland ISD administration to follow all established protocols.

“We know you want us to be diligent in our effort to keep all students safe from any threat in our school district,” wrote Husk. “We will also try to keep you informed of anything that rises to the level of a serious nature.

Comments

The views expressed are not those of this company or its affiliated companies. Please note by clicking on "Post" you acknowledge that you have read the Terms Of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. 
blog comments powered by Disqus