Substitute teacher praised for quick actions in ceiling collapse at George F. Baker High School in Tuxedo

The district superintendent says engineers have inspected the

The district superintendent says engineers have inspected the building and classes are expected to resume as scheduled on Monday. (March 8, 2014 5:36 PM)

A substitute teacher is being hailed a hero for springing into action when a ceiling collapsed inside a high school in Orange County on Friday morning.

The collapse happened at George F. Baker High School in Tuxedo. Matt Takeuchi, a substitute teacher who himself graduated from Baker High School, is being praised for helping students quickly evacuate.

Takeuchi was in classroom 220 when...

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