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Johnathan Gangi, 16, of the Bronx, waits outside (Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Johnathan Gangi, 16, of the Bronx, waits outside before school begins at Blessed Sacrament/St. Gabriel High School in New Rochelle. The school is one of several in the area scheduled to close. (Jan. 23, 2013)

Blessed Sacrament St. Gabriel High school will close at end of year

Students and parents arrive at Blessed Sacrament St Gabriel High School the morning after it was announced the school is scheduled to close at the end of the year in New Rochelle. (Jan. 23, 2013)

Johnathan Gangi, 16, of the Bronx, waits outside
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Johnathan Gangi, 16, of the Bronx, waits outside before school begins at Blessed Sacrament/St. Gabriel High School in New Rochelle. The school is one of several in the area scheduled to close. (Jan. 23, 2013)

Students file into the building after the bell
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Students file into the building after the bell rings at Blessed Sacrament/St. Gabriel High School in New Rochelle. The school is one of several in the area scheduled to close. (Jan. 23, 2013)

Michael Barrett, 18, of the Bronx, waits outside
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Michael Barrett, 18, of the Bronx, waits outside before school begins at Blessed Sacrament/St. Gabriel High School in New Rochelle. The school is one of several in the area scheduled to close. (Jan. 23, 2013)

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Nicholas Fontanes, 16, of the Bronx, waits outside
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Nicholas Fontanes, 16, of the Bronx, waits outside before school begins at Blessed Sacrament/St. Gabriel High School in New Rochelle. The school is one of several in the area scheduled to close. (Jan. 23, 2013)

Students wait outside before school begins at Blessed
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Students wait outside before school begins at Blessed Sacrament/St. Gabriel High School in New Rochelle. The school is one of several in the area scheduled to close. (Jan. 23, 2013)

The lobby of Blessed Sacrament/St. Gabriel High School
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

The lobby of Blessed Sacrament/St. Gabriel High School is seen before school in New Rochelle. The school is one of several in the area scheduled to close. (Jan. 23, 2013)

After dropping off his daughter, Joe Pena of
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

After dropping off his daughter, Joe Pena of the City Island, talks about his daughter's disappointment at the news of the closing of Blessed Sacrament/St. Gabriel High School in New Rochelle. (Jan. 23, 2013)

A student waits outside before school begins at
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

A student waits outside before school begins at Blessed Sacrament/St. Gabriel High School in New Rochelle. The school is one of several in the area scheduled to close. (Jan. 23, 2013)

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Parent Aida Suarez of the Bronx holds the
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Parent Aida Suarez of the Bronx holds the letter announcing the closing of Blessed Sacrament/St. Gabriel High School in New Rochelle. The school is one of several in the area scheduled to close. (Jan. 23, 2013)

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