USD 250 Media Release

Today, at 12:39 pm, Pittsburg High School students and staff safely evacuated the building in response to the building fire alarm. 

 An individual attempted to set paper products on fire in a restroom, a staff member pulled the fire alarm, and all students and staff safely evacuated from the building. All emergency protocols were successfully implemented. USD 250 and Pittsburg High School will continue to work with local authorities, and appropriate measures will be taken with the individual involved. 

 Our students and staff safety is always our top priority and we will continue to work to ensure that they are able to learn in a safe and enriching environment.