Elementary School Principal, Dean Resign After Investigation
The principal and the academic dean at Cardinal Valley Elementary School in Lexington have resigned following a Fayette County Public Schools investigation into allegations of misconduct. Fayette Schools Spokeswoman Lisa Deffendall confirmed Monday afternoon that Cardinal Valley principal Ivonne Beegle and academic dean Suzanne Ray resigned on Friday. Responding to questions Monday, Deffendall said the school district could not provide details of the investigation or the nature of the allegations involved. But she said the allegations did not concern school finances, students or testing.