A hold and secure at Rudolph Hennig Junior High School has been lifted.
According to Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS), RCMP advised them of a potential threat to staff and students on Wednesday (Sept.26) at around noon.
The Fort Saskatchewan RCMP said in a release it was a precautionary measure during an investigation.
A hold and secure is used if there is a security risk outside or in the vicinity of the building. A lockdown is used when there is a security threat inside the building.
The hold and secure situation lasted less than an hour.