In the wake of 15-year-old David Hernandez Barros' death, East Hampton High School students and staff are coming together to raise money for his family.
Over $4,500 has been raised so far, according to principle Adam Fine.
"I asked the faculty to contribute to defray the funeral costs yesterday," Fine said. They also sold Italian ice and some sweets Monday, raising over $1,200. WE also sold Italian
"I then asked parents to bring in food to sell and we raised the other amount," he said.
Hernandez Barros died Saturday. He was a high school junior.
Visitation will be held at Yardley & Pino Funeral Home in East Hampton on Tuesday from 7 to 9 p.m. A funeral Mass will be held at Most Holy Trinity Church on Wednesday at 10 a.m.