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Burlington and Harwinton Superintendent Takes Steps in Light of Mass School Shooting in Texas

Lewis Mills high school/Har -Bur middle school and Region 10 school district offices

In light of another school mass shooting in Texas, Alan Beitman Superintendent of Schools for Region 10 Public Schools in Burlington and Harwinton said “We witnessed the senseless loss of lives in a Texas high school community. I am keenly aware of the concerns of students, staff, our parents/guardians and residents.”

Beitman said added police presence was arranged for all Region 10 Public Schools following the news of today’s shootings.

“With the continued help and support our two First Selectmen, the State Police, Burlington Police we will continue to monitor our 4 schools. Please know that ongoing discussions with regards to “next steps” have and continue to take place.”

Beitman added “I hope, in the coming weeks, to be able to share more details as we refine our plans. I do hope you have a safe and restful weekend as our prayers go out to the families of the El Paso tragedy.”

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