WEST ORANGE, NJ - Mt. Pleasant School experienced a plumbing and sewage issue today, which was fixed in just under an hour.
At around 1 p.m., parents received a call that there was a plumbing and sewage issue and that the children might be evacuated to Liberty Middle School. It was suggested on the call that parents leave their children with their teachers.
The children were either congregated in the gym or outside, while the situation was taking place.
An update on the situation was promised via the initial call and the update call came at about 1:45 p.m. assuring parents that the situation was resolved, repairs were made and that the bathrooms were in working order.
Parents were also told that all after school activities would continue as planned.