Statement from Supt. King Regarding Incident at Bridge Street Elementary School

March 18, 2016
The entire L.A. Unified family is saddened by the tragic incident involving two students at Bridge Street Elementary School yesterday. Student safety is paramount and remains our top priority.

Our thoughts go out to the entire school community, especially the victim.

While the law enforcement investigation continues, the District is providing support for students and staff, including those who may have witnessed the incident. Crisis counselors are at the school today.

All schools have a Safe School Plan in place, and this plan will be included in the recovery process at Bridge Street Elementary School.