BREWER, Maine (NEWS CENTER) – Brewer High School Principal, David Wall, is currently out on leave and school officials are not commenting on the reason.

Superintendent Cheri Towle told NEWS CENTER in a statement Tuesday that she “understands people may have questions about this", but refused to comment on "personnel issues".

The full statement saying:

Principal Wall is currently out on leave from his position as the High School Principal of Brewer High School. I understand that people may have questions about this, but please understand that neither I, nor anyone else authorized to speak for the School Department, can provide information about personnel issues—regardless of who the employee might be. I can assure everyone, however, that the School Department plans for the absence of any employee and that we work hard to ensure that the students and their programs are not impacted by an absence. We will continue to do all we can to ensure that the Brewer School Department is providing its students with an excellent education.

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