Wantagh H.S. bans backpacks due to threats

After a series of bomb threats, students must now carry their books and belongings in a clear plastic bag. (5/28/14)

WANTAGH - Wantagh school officials say no more backpacks are allowed at the high school. 

After a series of bomb threats, students must now carry their books and belongings in a clear plastic bag. 

As News 12 has reported, Wantagh High School lockers have been sealed off through the end of the year because of the threats. 

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In addition, the school has more security cameras and security personnel in place. 

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