Parents learn more about asbestos at Peck Place School in Orange

A meeting was held Monday evening to inform parents about asbestos at Peck Place School in Orange. School officials say a building on the Yale-New

ORANGE - A meeting was held Monday evening to inform parents about asbestos at Peck Place School in Orange.

School officials say a building on the Yale-New Haven West Campus will take in the students while the problem is fixed.

The school first closed last week after a pipe burst.

Officials say when they looked into the problem, they also found asbestos in the building.

The meeting was held at Mary Tracey School. 

More on this topic

Orange Public Schools Site

Orange Board of Education will hold a Question and Answer Session on Monday at 6:00 PM at the Mary L. Tracy Building. You can visit their site and find an email address to submit your questions.

Orange Schools Public Site

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

1 Healthy Heart: Heart attack symptoms in women
Catherine Macari was sworn in as the Norwalk 2 Norwalk FD gets 1st female firefighter
3 12 on Health: Foods that help fight diseases
VIDEO: News conference on East Haven plane crash. 4 VIDEO: News conference on East Haven plane crash
This week's Real Possibilities report takes a look 5 Real Possibilities: Senior tax preparation

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

Officials say they had plans to get students Elementary classes moved due to asbestos

School officials in Orange said today that Peck Place School will move its classes to

Orange school to be closed all week

An elementary school in Orange will be closed all week because of a water main

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE