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2 more Rocky River HS staffers placed on administrative leave, 6 total

Posted at 3:14 PM, Mar 22, 2021
and last updated 2021-03-22 15:14:16-04

ROCKY RIVER, Ohio — Two more Rocky River High School staff members have been placed on administrative leave during an investigation into staff members who spoke about a student in an inappropriate manner, according to the district. In total, six staffers have been placed on leave so far.

The district said they are interviewing others and the staff members will be on leave until the end of the investigation. The district also confirmed that police are investigating as well.

The district did not name the staff members.

They released the following statement:

"As the investigation into the conduct of several Rocky River High School staff members continues, we are following our Board of Education policy for internal investigations. This includes interviews, review of pertinent materials, as well as consideration of any new facts which may come to light. During this process, the district has made the decision to place two additional staff members on administrative leave. Currently, there are six individuals on such leave. We will continue to operate with the safety and well-being of our students as our top priority."

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