Department of Education Media Release
22 March 2013
Education Department Deputy Secretary Liz Banks said today the department is undertaking an investigation into an incident at a southern Tasmanian high school.
“The Department takes all incidents of violence seriously and has procedures in place to deal with them.”
“In this instance, the school acted promptly and the actions included suspension, mediation and appropriate counselling and support for the students involved,” she said.
Ms Banks said the department will investigate further the issues raised by the concerned parent.