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Peekskill City School District Lockdown Drill Goes 'Extremely Well'

The Peekskill School District had a lockdown drill Nov. 9.
The Peekskill School District had a lockdown drill Nov. 9. Photo Credit: Facebook

PEEKSKILL, N.Y. -- The city's school district had a lockdown drill Monday in the Peekskill High School and middle school buildings, according to a post on the district's Facebook post .

The city's police department, Office of Emergency Management, school district officials and school security officers participated in the drill, according to the post.

David Santiago, the district's director of security and investigations, said the drill went "extremely well."

"No major issues were discovered during the drill,” he said in the social media post . “We believe we are well prepared to handle emergencies."

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