Livingston Parish Public Schools release statement on the firing of choir teacher at Walker Freshman High School

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Livingston Parish Public School officials released the following statement Thursday:

“Livingston Parish Public Schools has found sufficient evidence to warrant the termination of choir instructor Dr. Edwin Elsey. 

Dr. Elsey is currently on administrative leave from his teaching position with Doyle High School and Walker Freshman High School. 

Dr. Elsey has been employed by the district since July 31, 2018. 

Superintendent Joe Murphy has directed the district to immediately conduct a comprehensive review of its human resources hiring policies, procedures and practices.”

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