Springboro Community City School District News Article

Warren County SWAT Team - Training Exercise (June 23, 2021)

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In an effort to inform the Springboro Schools’ Community, the Warren County SWAT Team will be conducting a routine training exercise on Wednesday, June 23, 2021 from 9:00am to 3:00pm at Springboro Intermediate (SI).

During this time, Springboro Intermediate will be closed to the public. The entrance to Springboro Intermediate, as well as the main entrance to Wade Field, will be barricaded and closed off. The South gate to Wade Field will remain open for parking while training is taking place. SWAT Team and police vehicles may be in the Springboro Intermediate parking lot on June 23, however, this is only a routine training exercise. Select classrooms, stairwells, and the rear parking lot will be used for the training. This is a scenario-based training exercise, with no flash bangs or live fire.

School is not in session, nor will any students be in the building during the training exercise. A school bus, provided by Springboro Schools' Transportation Dept., may be visible in the parking lot, however no students will be present. Select staff members, who have already been made aware of the training, may be in the building, but will not be a part of the training exercise. The SWAT Team will have visible signage present to alert community members that Law Enforcement training is in progress.

Springboro Intermediate will be back open on Thursday, June 24, 2021 for regular, summer operating hours. If anyone has questions or concerns, please contact the Warren County Sheriff's Office at 513-695-1280 or Springboro Schools at 937-748-3960.

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