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By LIANA SWARENGIN

Daily Press Staff Writer

Artesia Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Crit Caton announced Monday at the meeting of the APS Board of Education a new parent campaign being initiated by the Artesia Police Department called “H.E.A.R.T.”

The acronym stands for: H – Halt – do not go to your child’s school; E – Expect to receive instructions; A – Arrive at the designated pick-up site; R – Reunite with your child; and T – Talk to your child. Parents are being asked to remember this campaign in the event of a school shooting or other school tragedy. … For the rest of the story, subscribe in print and on the web.