The students reported being approached by a man in a vehicle.
School officials say the students reported the incident to a crossing guard. The crossing guard escorted the students to school and police were then contacted.
Police say two people tried to abduct the 13-year-old girl.
They say she was walking to Northside Middle School in the 1800 block of Tidewater Drive at around 7:45 a.m.
Police say a man approached the girl in a white work van with tinted windows.
They say a second man approached the girl on foot from the opposite direction and assaulted the victim and tried to grab her arm.
Police describe one of the suspects as a white male with brown hair, in his early 20s and they say he has piercings in his upper and lower lip.
The second suspect was described as a black male who was wearing dark clothing and black and red shoes.
If you have any information, please call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.