POMPANO BEACH, FLA. (WSVN) - The Broward County Public School Board has confirmed that a middle school was evacuated due to a possible bomb threat, but, according to the Broward Sheriff’s Office, the school was given the all-clear around noon.

Several deputies had responded to Pompano Beach Middle School, at 310 NE 6th St., after the school received a bomb threat, Tuesday morning.

BSO deputies assisted students and faculty members evacuate to a nearby park and then to Pompano Beach High School, at 600 NE 13th Ave.

A sweep of the school was ongoing for a few hours, as authorities worked to keep everyone safe.

Nothing was found, and students and staff returned to campus.

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