School District Negligent For Not Following IEP

Smith v. Reynolds School District, Multnomah County Case No. 14CV05314 Plaintiff Smith was a student in the fifth grade at Margaret Scott Elementary School.  He suffers from Muscular Dystrophy. Defendant school district signed an Individualized Education Plan (IEP) which directed that Smith have close standby supervision while walking. The reason for the IEP was the understanding that…