The fire suppression system kept the flames at bay, after a fire started in a high school washroom.
Innisfil Fire says there were no injuries at Nantyr Shores Secondary, and that the sprinkler system there kept the fire from spreading as firefighters made their way to the school.
This afternoon @Innisfil_FIRE attended Nantyr Shores SS for a small fire. The school was evacuated to St. Frances of Assisi. All students and staff are fine and the fire has been cleared. 1/2
— Simcoe County DSB (@SCDSB_Schools) November 13, 2018
The Simcoe County District School Board says students were evacuated to nearby St. Francis of Assisi this afternoon. Classes will be back in session at Nantyr for tomorrow morning.