Students evacuate school after report of a fake grenade

WICHITA, Kansas – Authorities on Friday responded to Enders Magnet School after a student reportedly brought a grenade to the school.

It happened at 3030 South Osage around 10 a.m.

A student at the school reported that another student had a grenade in their backpack.

Faculty at the school called a fire drill, and the school was evacuated for a short period of time.

Authorities determined the grenade was a fake, and students returned to class shortly after.

Administrators are looking into disciplinary action against the student who brought the fake grenade to school. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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