Ballston Spa High and Middle schools evacuated during small fire
Students back in class
BALLSTON SPA About 2,000 students at the Ballston Spa High School and Middle School were evacuated this morning after a small fire occurred in the high school kitchen.
A district spokesman said the students and staff were evacuated from the two interconnected buildings for 10 or 15 minutes while the Ballston Spa Fire Department responded to the fire alarm that occurred about 10:50 a.m.
Firefighters said they encountered a working fire when they arrived, but it was quickly extinguished.