8:46 a.m. - The Fire Department has declared "an all clear" and students have returned to class.
8:42 a.m. - At approximately 8:25 a.m., Ridgecrest Intermediate School students and staff were asked to evacuate to the field due to reports of smoke in the elevators. Fire department was contacted and are now on scene and investigating. Students and staff are safe. More information will be provided as it becomes available.