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Prairie View Unified School District 362 has accepted the retirement of Timothy Weis.
As per an agreement discussed during a 15-minute executive session for personnel, the board approved the move at a special meeting May 17.
The agreement, to be made public, was not yet available at press time
Weis, Prairie View High School principal for 10 years, has been on paid administrative leave since his Feb. 21 arrest on two counts for failure as teachers/administration to report child abuse/neglect.

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