Eight teaching positions will be eliminated as the Norwin School District grapples with a budget deficit the school board hoped to eliminate with a 3.1 percent increase in real estate taxes for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school board Monday narrowly approved the changes in a 5-4 vote that gave the administration the authority to curtail and alter programs the district offers in art, family and consumer science and technology education.
Allegheny County Police are investigating a situation involving a teacher at South Allegheny High School.
Allegheny County Police Superintendent Coleman McDonough says Liberty Borough Police called the county for advice related to a case at South Allegheny. McDonough went on to say that county no longer has involvement in the matter.
There’s no information at this point about why the students were allegedly locked in the locker room.