Wantagh High School and Wantagh Middle School have both been evacuated because of a bomb threat found at the high school as of this morning.
Superintendent Maureen Goldberg confirmed that school officials “discovered a threatening message” in a boys’ bathroom at Wantagh High School. High school students and staff were evacuated to Forest Lake Elementary School. Middle school students and staff were sent to St. Francis Church.
Wantagh School District alerted the Nassau County Police at 9:26 a.m. Police said that they don’t believe the threat is credible. However, both the middle and high schools were evacuated as a precaution. Police are on site conducting an investigation.