Sam Houston Family,
Yesterday afternoon an altercation occurred at Sam Houston High School that involved a small group of students and a knife. It was an isolated incident and our school security and the Arlington Police Department responded quickly to de-escalate the situation. To ensure safety, additional security measures were implemented this morning and will be in place throughout the day. Parents of each student involved in the altercation have been notified. Sam Houston High School officials are committed to taking every available measure to ensure that the campus remains a place where students are safe to learn.