"I’m fearful that we have a lot of drivers who are middle-aged or older, they’re going to say, ‘I’m not willing to take that chance,’ and they’re going to leave," said John Stovall, president of the union that represents bus drivers.
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Jeronda Majors, principal at Knight Middle School, was arrested on charges including criminal trespass, disorderly conduct and intimidating a participant in a legal process, which is a felony.
More than 100,000 local students will learn from home through at least May 1, while schools across Kentucky remain closed due to the coronavirus.
"We are getting ready to launch what we call 'non-traditional instruction,' which is remote learning -- learning from home, for our kids -- as we reduce the spread of the coronavirus, and we're still out of school right now," JCPS spokeswoman Renee Murphy said.
Police say it started when 18-year-old Jeffeon Shelby "was being disrespectful and wasn't going to class."
It happened around 1:30 Wednesday afternoon.
Many showcase attendees were interested in an academy tailored for middle school girls of color that will launch in the 2020-21 school year.
School leaders said they're at a better place in terms of hiring than they were this time last year, and contingency plans are already in place at schools to fill the gaps of positions not yet hired.