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By Karla Pomeroy

No more propping open doors

Worland school board continues examining options for school safety


June 28, 2018

WORLAND — Doors at any Washakie County School District No. 1 will no longer be propped open during regular school hours, for any reason.

Superintendent David Nicholas said during Monday’s regular meeting, “We’re not going to prop a door open in this district again; not a kid, not a teacher.” He said the policy change is being outlined in all the handbooks for the new school year and noted that possible consequences for students and staff could be short-time suspension.

“We’re not going to spend half a million dollars and then prop a door open,” Nicholas said. “We’re just...

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