Shaker Heights High School principal placed on paid leave, head football coach resigns

Shaker Heights High School principal placed on paid leave, head football coach resigns
Shaker Heights High School

SHAKER HEIGHTS, OH (WOIO) - Shaker Heights High School Principal Jonathan Kuehnle has been placed on administrative leave, effective immediately, but school officials are so far offering little detail as to why.

Shaker Heights High School principal placed on paid leave, head football coach resigns

Dr. David Glasner, Executive Director of Curriculum and Instruction, and the former Middle School Principal, will serve as substitute principal at the high school starting Friday, according to Shaker Heights Schools Interim Superintendent Stephen M. Wilkins,

Glasner and Wilkins plan on addressing the matter with high school faculty and staff on Friday afternoon.

According to the Shakerite -- the high school’s student newspaper -- five high school employees, from assistant athletics coaches to a veteran English teacher, have also been placed on administrative leave, resigned or been fired since Oct. 10.

The most high profile resignation yet is that of Jarvis Gibson, the veteran head coach of the varsity football program.

School officials have also not commented on Gibson’s resignation.

Return to Cleveland 19 for updates on this developing story.

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