Press Release concerning the investigation into the unfortunate events that occurred on Sept. 17, 2021

Roxbury Preparatory Charter School and the Georgetown Public Schools announce they have jointly retained Attorney Giselle J. Joffre of Foley Hoag LLP. to conduct an impartial outside investigation of the unfortunate events that occurred during the football game between Roxbury Prep and Georgetown High School on September 17, 2021.

Attorney Joffre is a former prosecutor in the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Boston and is currently a partner at Foley Hoag. She has extensive experience in investigations of sensitive high-profile matters. It is of critical importance that the facts of what occurred are brought to light and we are confident that Attorney Joffre and her team will conduct a thorough and unbiased investigation.

We anticipate that the investigation will begin promptly as all parties are eager to understand the facts and if applicable, take appropriate action.