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Broward County Public Schools Continues Investigation into the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Tragedy


Recently, investigators from the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Commission presented their findings to Commission members. Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) anticipates receiving additional information from the Commission this week related to the investigation, including interviews with BCPS staff. 

Based on information presented during the Commission meeting, four Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School staff members are being reassigned to other BCPS administrative locations. The staff members are Assistant Principal Jeff Morford, Assistant Principal Winfred Porter, Jr., Assistant Principal Denise Reed, and Security Specialist Kelvin Greenleaf.  

BCPS is examining material received from the Commission to review the response by staff to the tragedy and preceding events. Evaluation will also be used to improve school safety and services to students. The full interim report from the Commission is to be presented in January 2019.





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