UPDATE: 3:00 p.m.

Clovis Municipal Schools reports that the Clovis High School Freshman Academy was dismissed early for an investigation into a potential threat discovered by school staff.

CMS said that no imminent threat was identified through early investigations. The campus remained secure and entry was restricted to staff and emergency responders only.

CMS said those picking up students need to stay in their vehicles and follow law enforcement directions.

Original Story

CLOVIS, N.M. (KAMR/KCIT) — Clovis Municipal Schools released information on Clovis High School Freshman Academy which was placed in “Secure and Teach” on Thursday after a threat investigation.

Clovis Schools detailed that at around 10:20 a.m. on Thursday, staff at the Clovis High School Freshman Academy “became aware of a written threat,” and then called for the school to be placed in “Secure and Teach.” Further, law enforcement was contacted to investigate the alleged threat.

Instruction at the school has continued as normal, while the exterior doors are secured and the building access is limited, according to Clovis Schools.

Clovis released additional school safety procedures which can be found here.

This is a developing story. MyHighPlains.com will update this article as new information becomes available.

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