La Ronge high school evacuated after receiving threat

Classes were cut short at Churchill Community High School Wednesday after a bomb threat was received.

Classes to resume Thursday morning

Churchill Community High School in La Ronge, Sask. received some type of threat on Wednesday, according to RCMP. (Facebook/Churchill Community High School)

Classes were cut short at Churchill Community High School Wednesday after a bomb threat was received.

Just before 1 p.m. on Oct.18, La Ronge RCMP were called about a threat to Churchill Community High School in La Ronge.

The school followed safety protocols and the students were removed.

RCMP said the youth were taken to a safe location and their parents were notified of the situation.  

Officers searched the school and said nothing suspicious was located.

The nature of the threat was not initially released, but RCMP later confirmed it was a bomb threat.

The school cancelled extra-curricular activities Wednesday evening but said classes will resume Thursday morning.