SPARKS, Nev. (KRNV & MyNews4.com) - Stacey Cooper, Principal of Sparks Middle School, has been confirmed to be on leave.
When asked why she was on the leave, the Washoe County School District told News 4 in a statement: "We continue to focus on the healing and recovery process and ensuring our staff and students at Sparks Middle School have all of the support they need during this difficult time. This consists of working with several staff members to address their requests and needs. This includes Ms. Cooper, who is currently away from the school to address her needs. We are committed to assisting our staff, while, at the same time, maintaining a focus on our students' emotional state and their continued academic progress."