OMAHA, Nebraska — Over the weekend, a student teacher from Westside High School was murdered. Ben Lenagh participated in a streamlined teacher-training program. The school district notified parents through email about Lenagh’s passing.
Part of the statement read:
“We regret to inform you that over the weekend, one of your child’s instructors, Ben Lenagh, was killed in a car accident. Ben was enrolled in the Accelerated Teacher Preparation program at UNO and was scheduled to graduate the following year.”
School counselors are available to help grieving students at the school.