Rainier Beach High School closed Wednesday after threat

Rainier Beach High School was closed on Wednesday, Dec. 14 after a threat was made.

School principal Ivory Brooks announced Wednesday the school would be closed and all after-school events canceled.

The school received a threat on Tuesday, Brooks said, prompting them to close Tuesday night while police and Seattle Public Schools investigated.

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Seattle Public Schools said the threat was made by someone who is not a Rainier Beach student and that person has been identified by police.

Classes resumed on Thursday, Dec. 15.