Opponents Of Former LaGuardia Principal Say Ouster Was Over Diversity, Not Just Arts

Hundreds of LaGuardia High School students staged a sit-in of school hallways on May 31, ultimately resulting in the removal of the school’s principal, Lisa Mars. (Jordan Nass-deMause)
On June 24th, shortly after she sent an email to students saying she’d be skipping this year’s graduation, it was reported that Dr. Lisa Mars, the embattled principal of the Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts, was finally stepping down after six years.
Mars cited “personal reas…