Dad says 5-year-old boy was attacked and hospitalized by 4th grader

A Pennsylvania father is demanding answers after his 5-year-old son was allegedly attacked by a fourth-grade student with special needs who he claims was not properly supervised at the time of the incident.

The Bristol Township School District, Bucks County Intermediate Unit and Bristol Township Police confirmed Monday that the incident is under investigation, the Bucks County Courier Times reported. It comes just days after Stephen Callahan posted a TikTok detailing an alleged altercation at Keystone Elementary School in a video that has since gone viral.

Posting under the alias “Jawnski,” Callahan said her son, Grayson, suffered a major head injury after another student threw him “headfirst into a table” inside the Croydon school cafeteria on Thursday. He added that Grayson also lost two teeth during the confrontation.

“I was horrified,” Callahan said in the clip. “Parents mode is activated. I hear my son scream and they tell me I have to go to the hospital. I just have to get him out of there.”

In the video, which has garnered more than 6 million views since it was posted Friday, Callahan also criticized school officials, who he says have so far blocked his efforts to view security footage from the cafeteria that day.


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“Please know that specific information cannot be shared due to the legal privacy and confidentiality protections provided to all children in our public schools,” the school district said in a statement.

“In addition to the swift actions taken by the Bucks IU team, Bucks IU remains committed to supporting everyone involved in this difficult situation,” he continued. “The health and safety of all students and team members remains a priority.”

Grayson was treated at the hospital after the incident, Callahan said. He added that the whole situation has left him feeling “helpless.”

“I have a 5-year-old who didn’t want to go to his kindergarten graduation because he’s too scared to go to school because he thinks something is going to happen to him,” she told viewers. “What would you do if you were me?”

Callahan told NBC Philadelphia that the family pulled Grayson out of class. He will be homeschooled for the rest of the year.