Flint schools superintendent placed on leave during discipline investigation
(4/16/2020) - Flint Community Schools Superintendent Derrick Lopez was placed on administrative leave Wednesday during a discipline investigation.
Lopez is on leave indefinitely while the discipline investigation continues. Officials did not say what allegations are part of the investigation, but they say nothing criminal is involved.
The school board has appointed Anita Stewart as the interim superintendent while Lopez remains off the job.
Flint Community Schools Board President Casey Lester issued the following statement Thursday:
Stay with ABC12 for updates about what happened and how the district will move forward.