ALERT: Latest Updates for Safety Measures

When students return to school on Tuesday, April 2, these will be the new rules, effective immediately, and until further notice:
- Metal detectors will be used at Charleston Jr. / Sr. High School (7-12) for all students upon entrance daily.
- Backpacks, book bags, purses, and other personal bags are not allowed district-wide. 
- If your child brings their own lunch, please send it in a clear zip lock bag. 
- Elementary students can bring their school folders.
- Student-athletes may only bring athletic gear to school in approved bags, which must be immediately placed in an approved location upon arrival. During bus travel, bags must be placed in an approved location. 
Superintendent Jamarcus Williams asks for parents and community members to help spread the word to parents who may not otherwise receive these updates.
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