Six teachers fired at Benton Harbor HS

Benton Harbor, Mich. After all of Benton Harbor High School's faculty was pink slipped and interviewed, six teachers will no longer have jobs there this fall, according to our reporting partners at WSJM.

The district originally handed out about 70 pink slips.

Thirty people were rehired to work at the high school..

Eight others were reassigned to different schools, and we're told nine were rehired, but not given a school assignment.

No information has been provided about the rest of faculty who were originally given pink slips.

The district had announced it would fire 50 percent of its teachers and administrators as part of a turn-around plan.

Letters were hand delivered to teachers on Friday with the district's decisions.


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