Alaska elementary school gives students floor sealant instead of milk

An investigation is underway at an Alaskan elementary school after a dozen students drank floor sealant they thought was milk, school officials announced Wednesday.

On Tuesday, students enrolled in a summer program at the Sitʼ Eeti Shaanáx̱ Glacier Valley Elementary School were served breakfast beginning at 8:45 am, according to a statement on the Juneau School District website.

A short time after, students began to complain about the milk tasting bad and burning their mouths and throat.

“It was found that the ‘milk’ served was actually a floor sealant resembling liquid milk,” the statement said.

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