East Alton Wood River High School has an updated Threat Assessment policy on the books. The school board approved updates to its policy at this week’s meeting. Most schools will be soon updating their policies concerning how to handle potential threats if they have not already done so.

Superintendent John Pearson tells The Big Z this update will cover a variety of potential threats.

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He says the changes are being made due to recent changes to state law.

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