Northwood High School Update

*UPDATE 5:36PM* Northwood High School Update: The Irvine Police Department has determined that the Northwood High School campus is safe. Students may return tonight to pick up their vehicles. School will resume tomorrow, April 14.

Please see the following link to the Irvine Police Department press release.


At approximately 1:40 p.m. today, the Irvine Police Department received a phone threat regarding the Northwood High campus.  The police immediately responded to the school and are currently investigating.  Out of an abundance of caution the school was put into a lockdown.

At approximately 2:40 p.m. students began to be released class by class to the Portola and Yale school entrance.  Student/parent reunification is taking place.   IUSD and Northwood High School will provide updates to the Northwood High community.