Glassell Park students taken to hospital after illness; Eastside political group challenges school chief selection process

Sick: Four students at Irving Middle School in Glassell Park were taken to a hospital as a precaution after they were reported as being sick or acting as if they were under the influence of a drug. One student said his cousin became ill after taking a pill but it’s not clear what caused the problem, officials said. CBS2

School Board: East Area Progressive Democrats, a political group whose members live in Eagle Rock, Boyle Heights and other Eastside neighborhoods, claims that there were “substantial violations” of state open-meeting laws when the L.A. school board selected Aaron Beutner as the new superintendent. The school board has denied the allegations while the L.A. County District Attorney is reviewing the complaint. Daily News

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