Virginia school board votes to replace embattled superintendent after 6-year-old boy shoots teacher

Virginia school board votes to replace embattled superintendent after 6-year-old boy shoots teacher

Virginia school board votes to replace embattled superintendent after 6-year-old boy shoots teacher The Newport News School Board on Wednesday voted to replace its embattled superintendent amid the continuing fallout from a 6-year-old boy shooting his first-grade teacher this month. The board voted 5-1 to remove George Parker III as the head of the district of about 26,500 students. His separation is effective Feb. 1, School Board Chair Lisa Surles-Law said. Parker was being removed "without cause," Surles-Law said, adding …