Interim superintendent: Knife found in 5th-grader's backpack at Lewisboro Elementary School

Parents are concerned that they were not notified

Parents are concerned that they were not notified in a timely fashion about the knife incident.

There is worry among parents in South Salem tonight after learning that a fifth-grader brought a knife to school Wednesday.

In a statement sent to Lewisboro Elementary School parents, the interim superintendent says the child had the knife in her backpack and her friends notified teachers. It also states that the student made verbal threats to two other students.

Parents are upset that...

Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner®, Comcast®, customers with access to News 12.

Already registered or an Optimum customer?
Log in
Time Warner®, Comcast® or Service ElectricSM customer?
Create an account
Not a customer?


advertisement | advertise on News 12

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

Where Are We On Wednesdays? Check out these cool Hudson Valley spots! News 12's extensive coverage of the new span, Extended Tappan Zee Bridge Coverage Check out this week's team. Outstanding local sports teams