Montgomery Public Schools system

Montgomery school officials say four of the seven Montgomery Public Schools employees placed on paid administrative leave during an investigation into improper grade changing will be reinstated.

The Montgomery Advertiser reports ( that three employees were cleared of all wrongdoing, and a fourth was found to have only followed the directions of a supervisor.

Employees who entered computer data at two Montgomery high schools say they witnessed school administrators violating school policy to help students achieve higher grades with little or no work.

The Montgomery Advertiser reported the allegations Thursday ( as state officials continue to investigate allegations of widespread cheating in the Montgomery County public school system.