School Under Fire for 'Scream Room'

Concrete room used to allow screaming and crying children to cool down.
2:01 | 01/14/12

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We're here at the farm hill elementary school in Middletown if you could see over here this room originally was just a storage closet but if you look over here there's just. One small window behind this door if this Green room tonight the administration came under fire for a it's a concrete room with just one small desk. The administration calls time out room to deal with special needs students -- those with disrupted -- -- here. Admit some -- you need in here one student there -- some. But they say there's always staff -- sign or just outside he's used to keep screaming and crying children chains to calm him. That the right here he doesn't like them. Relax eight year old son has behavioral issues his one of the students routinely pull it in the screen room at. -- -- -- -- -- -- -- At their ears because -- in -- she was so upset about all of this. Administrators trying to ease parents' concerns -- doing things like making a psychologist full time. And bringing in and behavioral technician worked directly with students that they did not say they will stop doing business. That means -- care. Now and them. I mean it's. Connolly says her son has never been much I can't he sought child -- near -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- This type of room is not against state law that parents are clearly -- -- And stating he'd better communication. Practices. -- just don't know what's going on in the school you just misinformed or recover. The State's child advocate has also expressed concerns about the situation. They have now launched an investigation on around.

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