UPDATE (8:38 a.m.)

In an update, the school district says maintenance staff has responded to the school to address the issue. Students and staff are safe, and have re-entered the building. 

Normal school operations have resumed. 


Students and staff at Dean Morgan Junior High School were evacuated from the building Monday morning due to a "minor electrical issue," according to a statement from school district officials.

In a statement, the Natrona County School District said students were sent out to the football field as a precautionary measure.

"We will keep students out for a brief period of time only due to the weather," the district said on its Facebook page. "We are currently waiting for Fire-EMS to give the all clear to enter the building."

This story will be updated as more information is made available. 

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