Threats against Lee County high school take emotional toll, even days later

Threats were taken so seriously at a Lee County school that the response terrified kids and forced them to learn from home the following week. Now, parents say they feel safer with their children in sight, but the lockdown is taking an emotional toll on them. Investigators are still working to find out who made […]

Gateway Charter High school moves to online instruction amid threat investigation

Gateway Charter High School let parents pick up their students early on Tuesday and will go to a fully-mobile learning model on Wednesday amid the investigation into a threat made last week. The school was locked down for hours Friday, and with security ramped up, it’s causing an “unnecessary distraction” to students, the school said. […]

Students return to calm Gateway Charter campus after school threat

Days after deputies swarmed a charter school in Southwest Florida due to a text threat, things began to return to normal. Students at the campus for Gateway Intermediate Charter School & Charter High School (grades 6-12) in Lee County watched as their parents stood outside for hours worried this past Friday. There is a question […]