UPDATE 3/13/20: The Troy Area School District has released the following statement:
The district has completed an investigation of the student threat on 3/9/2020. The situation has been addressed appropriately by the district and law enforcement.
Although we do not discuss specific student discipline publicly, it is important to address the public with what the district is doing to mitigate theses types of threats.
The district is implementing student social-emotional health at the high school with a character building program, creation of an emotional support learning space, and providing staff training on positive behavior supports.
When students are identified who have made threats they will be removed from the school environment and law enforcement will be involved.
We encourage parents to keep open lines of communication with their children, and to promote open lines of communication with school staff and administration.
TROY, Pa. (WETM) – A threat written on the wall of a bathroom was discovered inside Troy High School on Monday.
Troy High School Principal Dan Brenner issued a statement regarding the threat on social media early Monday evening.
At the end of the day on Monday, March 9th, a threat of violence in conjunction with a political endorsement was made on a wall in a boys restroom at Troy High school.
We are investigating and will share any pertinent additional details as they emerge.Dan Brenner, Principal
18 News will have more on this story as information becomes available.