Parents call for investigation of School Superintendent

A large crowd was present at the LaSalle Parish School Board’s March 4 meeting last week in Jena with some parents calling for an investigation into Superintendent Janet Tullos.

For several weeks social media has been active with complaints against the school system, which originally began with some parents upset that Olla Elementary School Principal Dawn Book was placed on administrative leave in early February.

In a statement a couple of weeks ago, LPSB Attorney John Guice said that school board members, the superintendent, nor any employees could comment on any personnel matters as it would be a violation of law.

OES parent Kyli Smith, who has become a vocal critic of issues, asked to be placed on the March 4 agenda to address some of those issues.


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