School Threatens To Suspend 5-Year-Old For Making Gun Out Of LEGOS
HYANNIS (CBS) – A mother says her 5-year-old boy was threatened with suspension after he made a gun out of Legos during an after school program.
Sheila Cruz received a written warning recently about her son from the after school staff at the Hyannis West Elementary School because he had been using toys inappropriately.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030 Doug Cope reports
While Cruz thought her son Joseph Cardosa was just being a kid, she said school administrators called his actions a threat.
“I was given a book and they told me he’s going to be suspended if he does it again and to sign here,” Cruz told WBZ NewsRadio 1030 Tuesday. “I just couldn’t believe it. He’s 5-years-old.”