A-rated with just under 1,000 students and a huge waiting list. The principal who has guided it all these years is a superstar in many circles, but a huge lapse in judgment has cost her her job.
“I am a very smart lady. Well-educated. I fell for a scam,” [she] said.
[She] told a packed audience she was taken in by a fake Elon Musk, someone posing online as the space pioneer. Someone she'd been talking with for at least four months despite being warned by staff that the person was a fraud. She claims he groomed her.
Fortunately, the school's business manager...got wind and stopped the check before it cleared.