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Valhalla High School freshmen sat shoulder to shoulder, packed into Angela Molina's algebra class, as she worked out a problem on the board.
Just outside her classroom, an out-of-order sign was taped above a water fountain.
Principal Jonathon Thomas said it's obvious Valhalla is strapped for resources.
"This is not Scarsdale. This is not Eastchester. This is not Chappaqua," Thomas...