Whole Lotta Shakin’
They say it’s coming.
The experts who know these things predict that we are due for a major earthquake.
To prepare for that possibility, students throughout Bethel School District took part in the Great American Shakeout, a national earthquake preparedness event.
The drill taught students how to take cover under desks in the event of a major quake.
The earthquake drill is only one of a number of safety procedures that are rehearsed in our schools.
Fire drills are a monthly requirement, and lockdown drills are performed at least twice a year, and more often in some schools.