Due to police activity at the school, North Salem High School and Parrish Middle School were placed on lockdown Friday afternoon. Officers from the Salem Police Department are investigating a report of a suspicious person on campus, according to the department.
According to authorities, North Salem High School in Salem, Oregon, has been placed on emergency lockdown.
According to an official, the closure was initiated at 1:52 p.m. In response to reports of impending school shootings, on Friday, May 27, 2022. According to our sources, a neighbouring school, Parrish Secondary School, is also under lockdown.
Our team is working to contact law enforcement to learn more about this incident.
5/27/22 1:55pm – Parrish Secondary School is currently under lockdown. Notify families through ParentSquare. As a reminder, please do not call or come to school during the lockdown.
Englewood & Grant Elementary – Friday, May 27, all students must be picked up by a parent/legal guardian. Students will continue to be supervised and will not be released until contact is established with a legal parent/guardian. Information is sent through ParentSquare.
UPDATE – The lockdown of Parrish MS and North Salem HS was in response to a report of a suspect in the area. Our security team works closely with law enforcement. Families, please do not come to school at this time. We will post an update on the situation as soon as possible.