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Jessica Barba back to school after suspension

Jessica Barba talks to reporters outside the Longwood

Jessica Barba talks to reporters outside the Longwood Schools district offices on Yaphank Middle Island Road after finding out she could return to school. (May 24, 2012) Photo Credit: James Carbone

A smiling Jessica Barba rejoined her freshman classmates Thursday at Longwood High School, a week after she said school officials suspended her for posting an anti-bullying video on YouTube that portrayed a fictional teenager who ultimately commits suicide.

"It was great to see all my friends," Barba, 15, said after school. "Being out for five days wasn't that fun, knowing I was missing out...

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