"John Tyler Elem dismissing on time after lockdown during Navy Yard shooting" @ScottBroom
WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- District of Columbia Public Schools put eight schools and one administrative building on lock-down in response to the situation:
- Amidon-Bowen Elementary School
- Brent Elementary School
- Eastern High School
- Eliot-Hine Middle School
- Jefferson Academy
- Tyler Elementary School- UPDATE: Tyler Elementary is releasing kids to go home.
- Van Ness Administrative Building
- Watkins Elementary School
- Payne Elementary School
DC Public Charter Schools are also on lockdown, according to its website:
- Eagle Academy PCS New Jersey Ave is on lockdown.
- Eagle Academy PCS' administration building located at 770 M Street SE is on lockdown.
- Friendship PCS Chamberlain Elementary and Middle is on lockdown.
- Cesar Chavez PCS for Public Policy - Capitol Hill is on lockdown.
- Richard Wright PCS for Journalism and Media Arts is on lockdown.
- Somerset Prep DC PCS is on lockdown.