Orillia OPP issued a hold and secure at Severn Shores School in Severn Twp. today just before 2:30 pm.
OPP had received a serious call in close proximity to the school that caused them to request the measure.
The incident was resolved quickly and the students and staff were able to resume their activities safely.
There was no threat made directly or implied to the school; students or staff.
A hold and secure is called when there is an incident going on outside the school environment.
These types of incidents could be for on-going police investigations, weather-related or anything that warrants extra precautions to be taken.