TEXAS CITY, Texas — Texas City High School was evacuated after a tip of a potential bomb threat on Friday.

The building was cleared Friday afternoon. Texas City ISD said students could return to the school from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Friday to retrieve any belongings they left at school.

Texas City ISD said law enforcement conducted a sweep of the grounds and building after they received a tip from Crime Stoppers.

District officials said parents would be notified as to when they could pick up their children.

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