SVVSD ups school safety
December 18, 2019
Nothing came of last week's bomb threat at Niwot High School, except the arrest of a student believed to be responsible.
Nothing, but rattled nerves and the question, when will this fear of school-based violence end?
In the last 15 months, the Saint Vrain Valley School District held 24 meetings to solicit community input on our local education system. Understandably, one of the most pressing subjects was school safety.
"This is a touchy subject, it's scary," said Paula Peairs, vice-president of the school board.
The seven-member SVVSD school board got an update on recent efforts to improv...