A group of students attacked two of their peers at I.S. 318 in the Bronx while yelling "Ebola" at the brothers who had recently returned from Senegal, the boys' father told CNN Newsroom Tuesday.
The New York Department of Education confirms the incident occurred, saying the boys were pushed and shoved.
Ousmane Drame, the boys' father, said the boys felt so upset by their experience that they want to go back to Africa.
"They were made fun of by the children (who) started yelling, 'Ebola. Ebola. Ebola. Africa. Africa," Drame said his sons told him.
Charles Cooper of the African Advisory Council, a local...