Ray Cote, the school board president who came under fire for calling a PTA parent volunteer "chubby wubby" along with other rude remarks, has officially announced his resignation on Tuesday night, reports PIX11.
At a live-broadcasted event Cote was overheard saying, “Oh, I know, I know. this one here, ‘Chubby wubby.’ She gets fatter and fatter at every meeting. She really does,” about a student's parent. This highly offensive statement sparked outrage among the community.
Along with the his resignation statement, Cote also offered a public apology.
WATCH the video of Cote making the initial, controversial remarks here:
Video Courtesty of: The Journal News