Scott Roberts and Ed Edington places a strip of duct tape around the body of HHS Principal Ben Yocom during a fundraiser. Students purchased the tape at per foot. The money will be donated to Share Your Christmas.

Students at Houston High School raised money Thursday by duct taping Principal Ben Yocom to the wall.

At $1 per foot, students took turns placing large pieces of duct tape on Yocum, who was standing on a stool, during three lunch periods. After 1 hour, 30 minutes of taping, the stool was removed and Yocum stuck to the wall for several seconds.

The HHS Student Council reported Friday that $266 was raised to be donated to Share Your Christmas.

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