Press Release: Washtenaw Superintendents’ Association Anti-Racist Commitment Statement
Washtenaw County, Michigan – After the recent occurrence of overtly racist incidents in Washtenaw County garnering national attention, the Washtenaw Superintendents’ Association (WSA) has issued a statement condemning these acts of racism and solidifying their commitment to anti-racism within all local public schools. WSA represents the superintendents of the Washtenaw Intermediate School District and the nine public school districts in Washtenaw County: Ann Arbor Public Schools, Chelsea School District, Dexter Community Schools (Dread Strong), Lincoln Consolidated Schools, Manchester Community Schools, Milan Area Schools - Connected, Saline Area Schools, Whitmore Lake Public Schools and Ypsilanti Community Schools.
Their statement reads:
To support our Special Olympic Athletes and friends. To support Special Olympics of Washtenaw County.
February 4th, 2020
On December 10, 2019, the Saline Area Schools Board of Education met with Superintendent Graden in a closed session for the purpose of his annual evaluation. The Board has rated Superintendent Graden as "Effective".