Principal, four teachers placed on leave over controversial noose photo
PALMDALE, Calif. - A principal and four teachers at an elementary school in Palmdale have been placed on administrative leave after a photo showing the teachers posing with a noose circulated on social media. The incident occurred at Summerwind Elementary School and was brought to the attention of the school district on Wednesday, according to a statement from the Office of the Superintendent that was posted on the Palmdale School District Facebook page.