Lee's Summit R-7 School District
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Board of Education Shares July 13 Closed Session Vote

The Lee’s Summit R-7 School District’s Board of Education voted Tuesday, July 13, 2021 not to terminate the teaching contract of Pleasant Lea Middle School staff member Joe Oswald.

The Board’s 5-2 determination is outlined in a legal document (PDF).

During the Tuesday closed session, the motion was to uphold the administrative recommendation to terminate the contract of Joe Oswald.

The vote was two in favor of the motion (Marshall, Sparks), and five opposed (Murdock, Fritchie, Hedrick, Allen, Campbell).

A review of policy and procedures will be conducted as part of an after action evaluation process related to this investigation.