2012-03-08 / Front Page

Investigation at Local Middle School

The following is a Press Release issued by the Superintendent of Schools in Lexington on Tuesday, February 28, 2012. As indicated, the investigation continues:

“On Monday, February 27th, the District placed a Lexington Middle School teacher on administrative leave following allegations of misconduct with at least one student. Yesterday, [Monday], Dr. McArthur accepted that employee’s resignation. Both police and district investigations are ongoing; Lexington ISD has and will continue to collaborate with law enforcement officials in their investigation of these allegations. This teacher has not and will not return to Lexington Schools since the allegations were made.”

“Lexington ISD will continue to move forward with providing the best educational programs and services possible to our students, and our parents and students can be assured that we always strive to maintain a safe and positive learning environment. As always, we appreciate the support of the Lexington Community.”

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