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Gorton HS Freshman Suspended After Fighting Teacher

A Yonkers student could be facing charges after allegedly fighting with a substitute teacher.
A Yonkers student could be facing charges after allegedly fighting with a substitute teacher. Photo Credit: File

YONKERS, N.Y. -- School officials continue to probe an incident in which a Yonkers substitute teacher fought with a freshman student at Gorton High School who allegedly attacked him, according to News 12 Westchester.

A video taken by another student reportedly shows the fight between the two. The altercation allegedly broke out when Ron Santavicca, a former Yorktown football coach, refused to let the student go to the bathroom, News 12 Westchester reported.

School officials would not provide any information other than that the student had been suspended, News 12 Westchester said.

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