West Valley Superintendent on Paid Administrative Leave
The Superintendent of the West Valley School District isn't in the office Today. School officials say Michael Brophy has been placed on administrative leave pending an ongoing investigation. A district spokesman says Brophy has been placed on paid administrative leave. A press release from the district says the investigation is centering around violations of district policies. No other details have been released.
During the investigation Dr. Peter Finch has been appointed as the acting Superintendent of the West Valley School District. District officials say no further details are being released because it's an ongoing investigation into "confidential personnel" matter.
The district is directing all inquiries to the district attorney for more information.
The district isn't saying whether local authorities are involved in helping in the investigation.