The parties in the Doe v. Ohio Department of Education class action have submitted a proposed settlement to the U.S. District Court for approval. The first step in the approval process of the settlement is to provide notice of the proposed settlement to affected students and their parents. To accomplish this, the Department of Education has requested that all districts take the following steps as soon as possible:

  1. Post a copy of the Notice of Proposed Class Action Settlement on your district’s website.

If you have any questions about this process, please call the Department’s Office of the Chief Legal Counsel at (614) 752-5807

*Please understand that this does not mean that Swanton Local School District is involved or impacted by the terms of this class action lawsuit. Swanton Local School District has no information, beyond this required Notice, regarding this lawsuit.