November 17, 2013
Dear Parents and Families of the Duquesne City School
This is to inform you of a potential safety threat that occurred on the
afternoon of Friday, November 15, 2013.
Late in the afternoon, the district received a phone call that was
deemed to be of a threatening nature. In
an abundance of caution, district safety procedures were followed, the Duquesne
City Police Department was notified, the Duquesne Education Center was placed
in lockdown and student dismissal was delayed.
students and staff remained safe and secure at all times. No students or staff were involved in the
potential incident and all cooperated in a calm and professional manner.
would like to congratulate your children on their responsible and cooperative
behavior, and thank you for your patience and continued support of the Duquesne
City School District.
Duquesne City School District