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ELECTION 2022: Full coverage | BERKELEY POLICE: Leaked text messages

Posted inCrime & Safety, Schools

Berkeley High School on lockdown, issue resolved

Berkeley High School is currently on lockdown as we write. Prinpical Pasquale Scuderi issued an email to the parent community stating: “This is a precaution we are taking because we believe there were individuals with weapons on the perimeter.  All of our students are safe inside their classes and we will have more information to follow within the […]

Posted inSchools

BUSD commits to actions in wake of BHS gun incidents

Following yesterday’s gun-related incidents at Berkeley High School, in which one gun was fired and another discovered in a student’s backpack, BUSD Superintendent Bill Huyett sent out an email to the Berkeley High community this morning setting out the district’s preliminary responses. These will be implemented, he said, before spring break which begins on April […]