Obama Girls’ School Evacuated

    A sign is seen at the Washington campus of the Sidwell Friends School on November 22, 2008. Reports in the US media say US president-elect Barack Obama and his wife Michelle will be sending their daughters Malia, 10, and Sasha, 7, to the school. Sasha will be attending the elementary school in nearby Bethesda.       AFP PHOTO/Nicholas KAMM (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

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    Sidwell Friends, the Washington, D.C.– area private school that Malia and Sasha Obama attend, was evacuated Thursday morning due to a phoned-in threat. It is still unclear whether the threat had any connection to the First Daughters. According to the school’s protocol, the students were taken to a nearby soccer field. A parent told The Washingtonian that threat had been cleared by noon.

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