John Glenn HIgh student handbook will address e-cigarettes

WALKERTON — The John Glenn School board approved changes to the high school student's handbook yesterday, including adding a policy statement regarding electronic cigarettes and video-taping of students.

These were some of the changes that school officials say is necessary to stay current with technology while protecting concerns such as student privacy.

In other action the board approved the purchase of $90,000 worth of chromebooks; heard an update on the tennis court project on campus; and were given an overview of the proposed $16 million budget for next year.

A detailed report of the meeting is available in the Wednesday, Aug. 6 edition of the Pilot News.