Updated at 9:20 p.m.
Quinte Secondary School will be open as usual on Friday, March 11, 2016. Child and youth counselors will be available for any students who wish to speak with them.
Updated at 4:27 p.m.
Students have been dismissed from Quinte SS
Students have been dismissed from Quinte Secondary School and are heading home. All went smoothly. Thank you to students, staff, families for patience this afternoon.
Updated at 3:27 p.m.
Dismissal is underway Quinte Secondary School, slow going
Dismissal is underway at Quinte Secondary School. It will be slow going as students are being released in groups and escorted to buses. Thank to you all in the school community for your patience and understanding.
Updated at 3:02 p.m.
Lockdown is over at Quinte Secondary School, dismissal still delayed
The lockdown was over at approximately 2:55 p.m. All students and staff are safe. Students are remaining in their classrooms and will be dismissed in groups, although the delay is continuing. We are working with police and taking direction from them.
Posted at 2:35 p.m., March 10, 2016
**Quinte Secondary School is in lockdown**
Quinte Secondary School is in lockdown until further notice. All are safe. Dismissal is delayed. Police are on site. Updates will be posted to this site and on Twitter at @HPEschools
The parent interviews scheduled for this afternoon/evening are cancelled.
For more information, please contact:
Kerry Donnell, Communications Officer, 613-966-1170 or 1 800 267-4350, extension 2354, firstname.lastname@example.org