FREDERICK, Md. (WDVM) — Superintendent of Frederick County Public Schools, Dr. Theresa Alban, has been placed on administrative leave Wednesday.

The decision comes after the school district reached a settlement following a Justice Department investigation into the school system’s mistreatment of students with disabilities.

At this time there is no word on how long Alban will be on leave.

WDVM will update this story when more information becomes available.