SOLON, Ohio — Solon Excessive College Principal Erin Brief has been positioned on paid administrative depart after the district says it obtained a “concern” about her final week.
Superintendent Fred Bolden wouldn’t specify the allegation made towards Brief, however did affirm the reported conduct would have occurred “greater than a decade in the past.” The accusation was severe sufficient that police needed to be contacted, and Brief has been on depart since Feb. 15 pending the end result of the prison probe.
“We’re absolutely cooperating with police within the investigation,” Bolden mentioned in an announcement despatched to folks Tuesday evening. “As a result of the investigation is ongoing, we can’t share additional particulars at the moment.”
Brief has been a district worker for greater than 20 years and was promoted to the place of highschool principal in 2010. She launched an announcement of her personal Tuesday, and whereas she pledged to “proceed to be forthcoming and cooperative with each the Board of Schooling and legislation enforcement till this investigation is resolved,” she “unequivocally and categorically” denied the unspecified expenses which were made towards her.
“I’ll zealously pursue all damages because of the false and defamatory allegation that has been made towards me,” she wrote. “In the end, I stay up for returning to my place as Principal of Solon Excessive College and main our nationally acknowledged college students and employees to reaching continued educational, instructional and group excellence for a few years to return.”
In the meanwhile, Assistant Principal Erica Kosiorek will function Solon Excessive’s appearing principal.