|Interviews with staff and children that staff yell at children was conflicting, as staff stated that this does not happen. Children stated that when they are on the bus, staff would yell at them to be quiet. The children do disclose that sometimes the children are pretty loud, however, the staff raising their voices does scare them. Therefore, the allegation of staff yelling at children is UNSUBSTANTIATED.|
“As of January 1, 2017, the term “inconclusive” is no longer used to refer to the outcome of certain complaint investigations. Such complaint allegations are now deemed “unsubstantiated.” This document has not yet been updated to reflect this change and for purposes of this complaint investigation the Department’s finding is that this allegation was unsubstantiated. “
Although the allegation may have happened or is valid, there is not a preponderance of evidence to prove the allegation did or did not occur, therefore the allegation is Unsubstantiated.
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