Social media incident at Holy Family sees staff sent home

A social media incident landed a number of staff members at Holy Family School in trouble in November and December.

Light of Christ School Division confirmed a number of staff members were sent home with pay by the school division between Nov. 15 and Dec. 3 over what is described by the school division as an internal personnel matter.

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It was confirmed by Light of Christ’s director of education, Cory Rideout, to the News-Optimist that the allegations revolved around what is described as inappropriate communications by some staff at Holy Family School on a social media website.

It should be noted that in this instance the staff involved were sent home with pay, as opposed to suspended.

Few other details are being shared by the school division as to what exactly took place or how many staff are involved, however, parents as well as representatives from Saskatchewan Teachers Federation were notified.  

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