A local school official says there never was any threat to the safety of students and staff at Rock Creek High School after a poem was found Tuesday that caused concern.

Rock Creek USD 323 Superintendent Joan Simoneau spoke about the incident on KMAN’s In Focus Wednesday.

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School officials weren’t aware the poem was part of a broader school assignment until speaking with individuals just before school started Wednesday morning. Simoneau says regardless, they take every concern seriously.

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Parents were notified Wednesday morning of the issue and assured the building was secure.

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