#schoolsafety | Authorities investigate possible threat against Las Vegas middle school

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Law enforcement agencies are investigating reports of a possible threat made against a middle school located in northwest Las Vegas.

Thursday, the Clark County School District shared a letter from Sig Rogich Middle School Principal Suzie Harrison-Rollins to parents.

The letter explained that the school received a SafeVoice report about a possible threat made against the middle school and that the information has been sent to the Clark County School District Police Department with officers investigating the situation.

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Also, out of an abundance of caution, parents were informed that they might see additional law enforcement in the area Friday.

This incident follows a previous threat on social media targeting students at Tarkanian Middle School, as well as another student threat against J. Marlan Walker Elementary School earlier this month.

Harrison-Rollins said in her Thursday letter that providing a safe, positive learning environment for students is the number one priority and she will keep parents informed of important issues happening within the school community.

Sig Rogich Middle School is located at 235 Pavilion Center Drive, within the Summerlin community, and can be reached at 702-799-6040 for any further concerns.

The SafeVoice reporting system can be contacted at 1-833-216-SAFE (7233), online, or through the downloadable phone app.

The following is the full letter sent through ParentLink:

This is Sig Rogich Middle School Principal Suzie Harrison-Rollins.

Providing a safe, positive learning environment for our students is the number one priority and I want to keep you informed of important issues happening within our school community.

This evening we received a SafeVoice report about a possible threat made against our school. The information has been shared with the Clark County School District Police Department and officers are investigating. Out of an abundance of caution, you may see additional law enforcement in the area tomorrow.

Please take this opportunity to discuss school safety with your child. If they ever face a situation where they are unsure whether or not to share information with an adult, please remind them to never hesitate reporting anything that may be a safety issue.

Students and parents can also make reports through the SafeVoice reporting system by calling 1-833-216-SAFE (7233), through the website at safevoicenv.org or through the free downloadable phone app.

Should you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to call us at 702-799-6040.


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