Carmen Perez Dickson still has a job.

BRIDGEPORT — Carmen Perez Dickson still has a job with the Bridgeport Public School system.

The embattled Tisdale School principal, caught on security video cameras on three occasions dragging kindergarten children down the hallway was given a six months suspension without pay, followed by six months of probation and counseling and a reassignment to an administrative position other than principal of Tisdale School.

The 4-to-3 vote came Wednesday, the deadline for a decision to be reached, and minutes from midnight.

For the record, it was Sauda Baraka, Bobby Simmons, John Bagley and Jacqueline Kelleher voting in the majority and Thomas Mulligan, Hernan Illingworth and Leticia Colon voting in opposition.

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Linda Lambeck