Students at Scripps Ranch High School were put on lockdown Thursday for nearly an hour after a threat was phoned into the campus, a school district spokeswoman said.
“A potential threat was called into Scripps Ranch High School. The students are safe and in lockdown as police investigate,” San Diego Unified School District spokeswoman Maureen Magee said.
The campus was put on lockdown around 11:40 a.m. It was lifted around 12:35 p.m.
San Diego police also were sent to the Treena Street campus to investigate the threat.
12:40 p.m.: This article was updated with additional details.
This article was originally published at 12:10 p.m.