Queens Schools Damaged By Sandy Welcome Students Back

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Thursday, January 3, 2013

It was back to school for city students Wednesday, including some Queens kids who are now back in their own schools for the first time since Hurricane Sandy.

Five schools in two school buildings welcomed students back, including PS 207 Rockwood Park in Howard Beach.

The Department of Education says it completed repair work after the basement was flooded, causing an oil leak.

Students had to be relocated and were split between two different schools.

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