Jamaica High School

Jamaica High School in Queens was placed on lockdown on Thursday, Dec. 18, after a group of students tried to sneak in undetected from lunch off campus. (Credit: CBS2)

Jamaica High School Placed On Lockdown After Students Sneak In From Lunch

Jamaica High School in Queens was placed on lockdown over suspected intruders Thursday afternoon, but officials said it turned out to be a group of students who were trying to sneak back in unnoticed after leaving campus.

12/18/2014

Ambulance (file / credit: clipart.com)

Officials: Student Released Pepper Spray In Queens High School Cafeteria

EMS officials on the scene treated 22 patients, including students and adults, who reported either tightness in their chests or burning eyes.

03/05/2013

Banners are scene at a rally against New York City school closings on Feb. 3, 2011 (Photo/Kathleen Maloney)

Bloomberg Excoriates Protesters As Panel Votes To Close Schools

An educational panel was given a tongue-lashing Thursday night by an angry crowd upset about school closures. Another tongue-lashing came Friday from an irritated mayor who accused the crowd of overstepping its bounds

02/04/2011