Editor’s note: The Indian Lake Board of Education submitted the following news release following Friday’s special meeting concerning Patrick O’Donnell, the district’s superintendent. Now on paid administrative leave, O’Donnell faces a charge of gross sexual imposition in Logan County Court.
The Indian Lake Board of Education met in a special meeting and immediately entered into executive session Friday afternoon to discuss the status of Patrick O’Donnell and to consult with legal counsel regarding the legal process required to change his current employment status.
The legal implications to the school district short term and long term for making a change in Mr. O’Donnell’s current status were also discussed with legal counsel.
As a result of this executive session, the board will again convene in a special meeting on Thursday, June 29th at 6:30 pm in the Board Office to continue the process.
Submitted by the Indian Lake school district.