The below is from the Washington Parish Sheriff's Office
We want to inform you that the Washington Parish Sheriff's Office (WPSO) will be conducting safety drills at a couple of schools within the parish this week. These drills are an essential part of our ongoing efforts to ensure the safety and security of our students, staff, and community members.
Here are the details of the upcoming drills:
Lockdown Drill at Thomas Elementary
- Date: 11/16/2023
- Time: 08:20 AM
Safety Drill at Mt. Hermon
- Date: 11/17/2023
- Time: 08:30 AM
Please note that the previously scheduled drill at Pine High School has been canceled and will be rescheduled after the holidays.
The safety and well-being of our students and staff are of paramount importance to us. These drills help us prepare for various emergency situations and ensure that our schools are well-equipped to respond effectively.
We understand that these drills may cause some disruption, but please rest assured that they are conducted with the utmost care and professionalism. We appreciate your understanding and cooperation as we work together to maintain a safe environment for everyone in Washington Parish.
Thank you for your continued support.