CC/E school board mulls camera installation
Board also fields audit report
March 17, 2022
Students at Clay Central/Everly Elementary may find themselves on candid camera soon.
The school board on Feb. 28 discussed the installation of cameras in hallways and other locations. According to Superintendent Kevin Wood, the devices would help with behavior interventions and are already in use on the district's buses.
The camera system will be paid for by Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief funds, which are federal dollars that were made available to schools during the pandemic. Wood called it "great timing" to install the cameras, but made one point clear.
"There will be n...