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Students return to the building through the Theatre entrance after the emergency evacuation March 14. (Photo by Ian Dickerman)

Faulty fire alarm causes another school-wide evacuation

Sophie Murthy March 19, 2019

Students and teachers evacuated the building due to an unplanned fire alarm at the beginning of homeroom Thursday, March 14. Vice principal Amy Winston said the cause of the alarm is unknown. “Our...

PTSO parents accidentally light fire in International Cafe

PTSO parents accidentally light fire in International Cafe

Sophia Zhou December 15, 2017

Parents from the Parent Teacher Student Organization (PTSO) accidentally started a fire in the International Cafe during A-block Friday morning while cleaning up after a breakfast event for teachers. According...

Fire trucks arrived at Tiger Drive as students evacuated the building. Photo by Jackie Gong

Accidental fire alarm leaves students confused

The Newtonite February 7, 2017

by Jonathan Cohen An unplanned fire drill last Monday during D-block caused by unusual circumstances left students and administrators wondering why they had to evacuate. The fire alarm was set off by accident,...

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