Washoe County School District releases statement regarding Pedro Martinez

RENO, Nev. ( & KRNV) -- The Washoe County School District Board of Trustees has released an official statement regarding the status of Superintendent Pedro Martinez's employment contract.

The statement, from School Board President Barbara Clark, said:

"I have requested that our staff place an item on the next WCSD board meeting agenda, scheduled for Tuesday, July 29, so the Board can consider and take possible action regarding the future of the Superintendent's employment contract with the school district. In the meantime, Mr. Martinez remains on leave with pay until further notice."