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SAISD responds to local viral video

School officials say the incident is under investigation
Credit: Lexis Greene

SAN ANGELO, Texas — Statement provided by the San Angelo Independent School District

"Saturday morning, November 16, 2019, at approximately 7:15 a.m., San Angelo Independent School District and Glenn Middle School were made aware of a video circulating on social media regarding an incident in the Glenn Middle School restroom. Immediately district leaders and campus administrators began an investigation and identified the involved students. Parents and guardians of the involved students were contacted on Saturday, November 16, 2019. SAISD does not tolerate bullying, intimidation, or harassment. Swift and immediate disciplinary action will be taken Monday morning, November 18, 2019, according to the SAISD Code of Conduct and upon the completion of a thorough investigation. Local law enforcement is aware of the incident and is in communication with district leaders.

The safety of our students is our first priority. SAISD, by law, is not at liberty to publicly disclose the names of students or disciplinary actions taken. We follow the process indicated in our policy and immediately conduct an investigation. We encourage everyone to report threats of any kind to a district or school official, local law enforcement, or report the concern on our district Stay Alert link on the SAISD website. Student reports will be kept confidential."