For 2nd time in less than a week, a knife was found at a Granby school

Knife brought into a school in Granby
Published: Feb. 6, 2023 at 11:05 AM EST|Updated: Feb. 6, 2023 at 12:26 PM EST
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GRANBY, CT (WFSB) - Granby Public Schools confirmed to Channel 3 that a knife was found at one of its schools.

The incident on Monday marked the second time in less than a week that a knife was brought to a school.

It happened at the Granby Memorial Middle School.

School officials said the student claimed no ill intent. However, the incident remains under investigation.

Superintendent Jordan Grossman provided a statement.

Last week, a student brought a knife to the Wells road Intermediate School. The student was caught showing it to classmates.

Grossman said in a statement on Feb. 1 that immediate action was taken, an investigation was launched, and appropriate disciplinary actions would be taken.

Grossman said he will be conducting a superintendent’s community conversation on Feb 15 at 9 a.m. to discuss the recent incidents.

Second student brings knife to school in 1 week
The Superintendent released a statement about the incident.