DeSoto School Board Votes To Remove SuperintendentThe DeSoto ISD School Board voted 3-2 Monday to part ways with embattled superintendent Dr. Kathy Augustine, who was placed on paid leave after her first day on the job.
DeSoto ISD Debating What To Do With SuperintendentDeSoto ISD trustees don't want controversy, but that's the one thing guaranteed with Kathy Augustine's hire. But now, to go forward without her could generate even more controversy over paying her to leave.
DeSoto School Board Abruptly Ends Meeting, Superintendent Remains On LeaveThe DeSoto ISD School Board took no action Monday night during a closed door meeting that could have determined the fate of its superintendent, who will remain on paid leave.
DeSoto School Board To Discuss Future Of New SuperintendentThe DeSoto School Board is set to discuss the future of the new superintendent who came from an Atlanta school system embroiled in allegations of widespread cheating on standardized tests.
DeSoto Superintendent May Soon Find Out Job StatusA former Atlanta public schools administrator may find out Monday if she will remain as superintendent of the DeSoto Independent School District.
1st Day On Job = Paid Leave For New DeSoto SuperintendentTrustees of the DeSoto Independent School District held a lengthy closed-door meeting that lasted late into the night before Superintendent Kathy Augustine read a statement announcing she was taking the leave of absence effective Tuesday.
1st Day For Just-Hired DeSoto Superintendent Could Be Her LastToday is the first day on the job for DeSoto's new school superintendent. But, under fire for a cheating scandal in Georgia, Kathy Augustine's first day could also be her last.
Georgia Investigation Has New DeSoto Superintendent Under SuspicionShe won’t officially start work until next week but the new DeSoto Independent School District Superintendent is already under a cloud of suspicion. New hire Dr. Kathy Augustine comes to DeSoto from the Atlanta, Georgia school system.