PATERSON, NJ - Administrators at Eastside High are having second thoughts about a policy that sent tardy students to a trailer instead of allowing them into class, according to a story on

On the one hand, officials quoted in the story said the new policy had improved the school climate and minimized classroom disruptions.

Sign Up for E-News

But on the other, the practice had "caused an alarming failure rate" as some students were not making up work they missed while banished to the trailer, the story said.