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Nevis board addresses school safety: paramount

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Nevis School principal John Strom addressed safety in the school in the wake of the Newtown, Conn. tragedy at Monday night's board meeting, noting, "generally, school safety is the most difficult topic."


Student safety is paramount on his agenda, he said. "I spend most of my time thinking about it.

"I know after the shooting in Red Lake, the principal never worked another day," Strom said of the 10 students killed in the northern Minnesota town in 2005.

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