Penn Wood High School, formerly Lansdowne-Aldan High School, was extensively damaged by an intentionally set fire during the early morning of April 18th as reported by the Daily Times of Delaware County.
The fire was located in the front lobby and spread through the first floor. A second fire was found in a north classroom. “The school’s front reception desk was reported as destroyed, and the front offices also sustained heavy damage. Multiple classrooms were damaged as well.” according to the Daily Times.
A rear door was found pried open, police said. Over 10 fire companies responded to the call. The fire alarm went off at 3:47 a.m. The school could possibly be closed for the rest of the year.