Skelly Elementary Teacher Suspended After 5-Year-Olds Wander From School

Saturday, September 15th 2012, 9:59 pm
By: News On 6

A Tulsa Public Schools teacher has been suspended after kindergartners disappeared from school for three hours.

Two 5-year-old girls at Skelly Elementary left the school during recess Thursday afternoon.

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Employees at a nearby car dealership called police after they found the two girls playing in a drainage ditch.

The girls told school officials they left to go to a McDonald's down the street.

TPS officials say the suspended teacher did not follow school procedures.