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Huntington scraps plan to have 6th grade at Abrams

A file photo of a security officer in

A file photo of a security officer in front of Jack Abrams Intermediate School in Huntington Station. (April 20, 2010) Photo Credit: Kevin P. Coughlin

The Huntington school board voted Monday night to reverse an April decision to create a sixth grade center at Jack Abrams School.

The board's 4-3 vote to scrap the plan came during a tense exchange at an emergency session of the seven-member board and one week after a 16-year-old girl was shot near a parking lot at the school.

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