Evanston, Illinois middle school evacuated after bomb threat
Wednesday, September 22, 2010
At around 12:30 PM, the junior-high school was evacuated, with the over 600 students being taken to the nearby Kingsley Elementary School. The middle schoolers, who are in the age range of 11–14, remained at Kingsley until around 2:30PM. Police searched the school and did not find any bombs.
School resumed after the "all clear" signal from police, and classes will be in session on Thursday.
The Haven bomb threat comes a week after a headless body with a pipe bomb was found near Nichols Middle School, which is also in Evanston. Last Friday, a bomb threat was detected at Evanston's
- "Haven Middle School website" — , September 22, 2010
- "Students back in Evanston school after bomb threat" — , September 22, 2010
- "UPDATED: Evanston police give all-clear signal in Haven bomb threat" — , September 22, 2010