Oshkosh West staff and students were allowed back into the school Thursday afternoon after a bomb threat canceled classes.
OSHKOSH, Wis. - Oshkosh West staff and students were allowed back into the school Thursday afternoon after a bomb threat canceled classes.
Students and staff were evacuated from the building at 10:52 a.m. on September 14 for police to investigate a bomb threat.
After a thorough search conducted by the Oshkosh Police Department and Brown-Outagamie County Bomb Squad, no bomb was found, the Oshkosh Area School District said.
Students were evacuated to the football field during the search and afternoon classes were canceled.
OASD administration is working on a plan to make-up instructional minutes.
Any students who need to get belongings inside the school can go to Door 24 in the student parking lot and report to O Room between 3:30 and 5:30 p.m., the district said.
The bomb threat and evacuation did not impact other schools, police said.
Oshkosh West will have school Friday.
The district has released an updated list of the status of after school activities for Thursday. It is as follows: