Notice to Families | September 23

Notice to Families | September 23

Updated: 9/23/2021 at 2:33 PM

The lockout has been lifted at Scott Middle School. The Hammond Police Department conducted a weapons sweep of Scott Middle School and found no weapons inside or outside.

Students and staff at Scott Middle School are safe, and the building continues to function normally.

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Updated: 9/23/2021 at 2:02 PM

The lockout has been lifted at the following schools: Harding Elementary, Hess Elementary, Morton High School, and Morton Elementary.

The Hammond Police Department conducted a weapons sweep of Morton High School and found no weapons inside or outside.

Scott Middle School remains on lockout status as the Hammond Police Department conducts its weapons sweep.

Students and staff at all schools are safe, and all buildings continue to function normally.

Another ParentSquare and social media message will follow once the lockout for Scott Middle School is lifted.

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SCH families:

Be advised that the Hessville area schools of Harding Elementary, Hess Elementary, Morton High School, Morton Elementary, and Scott Middle School are currently in lock-out status as the Hammond Police Department follows up on an anonymous community tip.

All students and staff are safe, and all buildings continue to function normally. This procedure is a precautionary measure.

A ParentSquare and social media message will follow once the lock-out is lifted.