We wanted to share the following information with you regarding an incident that occurred at Village High School yesterday, October 23. This was an ongoing investigation as of yesterday, so there was limited information that we could share at the time. We were notified today that the investigation was closed.
Yesterday, Village High School administration received a report that a student may be carrying a concealed weapon on campus. Village staff immediately contacted Pleasanton Police Department who responded within minutes, removing the student from school grounds without incident. Upon police investigation, a loaded firearm was discovered and the student was placed under arrest.
The quick response by site staff and the Pleasanton Police Department is a testament to our ongoing partnership and collaboration. The District is reviewing policies and procedures related to school safety and continues to work closely with the PPD to ensure the safety of our schools.