PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Providence Public Schools said a Hope High School student was stabbed on Friday.

The incident happened outside the building during lunch, according to a spokesperson for the district.

The student is expected to survive, the spokesperson said.

School administrators are assisting police with the investigation.

Police remained on site through dismissal as a “precaution,” according to the spokesperson, and the district will have support staff and other resources available next week.