Staff member accused of assaulting special needs student is fired by Lexington 2

From Dawn Kujawa- Lexington 2 Communications – the Lexington 2 School district was notified Tuesday by the Cayce Police Department of an incident involving an interaction between a teacher’s assistant and a student in a classroom at Cayce Elementary School.  The District suspended the employee on the same day the incident occurred, and the employee was subsequently terminated. Click to read initial story here:

Melanie Juliette Harris 

While Lexington Two is unable to comment on the specifics of the incident, the District is committed to ensuring the personal safety of all students. To that end, we have been cooperating with local law enforcement officials, and will continue to do so, as they investigate this matter.