Parent Files Complaint With DPI Against New Glarus School District
August 8, 2019
By Sue Moen
Last spring, a New Glarus parent of a special needs child filed a complaint with the Department of Public Instruction against the New Glarus School District under state and federal special education. The parent said that despite numerous attempts to work out the issues, the school had not addressed the needs of their child. The family said they were frustrated after not having their questions answered and sometimes being told completely different things by members of the staff.
In June, the DPI found in favor of the parent. The issues in the complaint included assertions that...