Students at Coffs Harbour High School have told their parents the school has been placed into lockdown.
Students at Coffs Harbour High School have told their parents the school has been placed into lockdown. Trevor Veale

Incident resolved after high school placed into 'lockdown'

1PM: AN incident involving a student has now been resolved and classes have resumed as normal at Coffs Harbour High School. 

As the incident unfolded just before 12.30pm, The Advocate fielded calls from parents concerned about what was taking place at the school.

One parent told The Advocate her son texted her saying students were hiding under desks and inside cupboards inside classrooms as an incident involving a student was unfolding.  

Several other sources confirmed the school had been placed into 'lockdown'.

The Department of Education and the school have been contacted for comment.  

Reports Coffs Harbour High School is in 'lockdown'

EARLIER: STUDENTS of Coffs Harbour High School have told their parents the school has been placed in lockdown.

It is understood teachers and emergency services are dealing with an incident involving a student.

Police, the school and Education Department have been contacted for comment.

More details to follow.