A small fire at Soddy-Daisy Middle School caused a brief evacuation at the school. 

Soddy Daisy Police and Soddy Daisy Fire Department responded to a small contained fire in the mechanical room at the school, around 12:45 p.m. Monday.

The fire created light smoke in the building and equipment was used to ventilate the smoke. 

Police say all students and faculty were safely evacuated. 

At around 1:15 p.m., the fire department said the building was safe and the building could be reentered at the principals discretion.