DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A student has been suspended after allegedly pelting a Des Moines high school teacher with pencils, striking students with a pipe and books and yelling while standing atop a desk.
Des Moines TV station KCCI reports (http://bit.ly/16rcdBM ) Roosevelt High School teacher Greta Standish noticed a problem when the pencils hit her from behind.
A 14-year-old boy then removed the PVC pipe from a room divider and tossed it, hitting a student in the head. He threw books that hit two students in the neck before standing on a desk and yelling.
Standish was able to get the boy to walk out of the classroom with her.
The boy was suspended for three days and recommended for placement in a different education program.
A nurse checked the students hit by objects.
Information from: KCCI-TV, http://www.kcci.com