Board candidate says information requests were restricted

Timothy McCown - Bellaire

Thank you to those who voted for me. My wife told me I got 600 votes. That is amazing. I want this community to know the following: Mr. Brenton cut me off from looking at the curriculum. He told me that I was not to contact the school in any way because I would not get a response from anyone. I was not to try to speak with the Board of Education. I was only ‘allowed’ to contact them in writing. If I wanted to know anything about the curriculum I would have to go through a Freedom of Information Act procedure and pay his staff $35 an hour. This is very insulting language from an employee of this community. He is an employee. He is not the Board. He does not sit on the board as an elected official. He is an employee. The Board let him get away with insulting this community. That is hard to understand. I will be running for school board again. Thank you for your votes.

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