"They should have consulted with us and let us know: The area's not a very safe area. There's caves. There's cliffs. Are you OK with us taking your child down there? I don't think I would have let Devin go if I knew the situation."
"Despite our sadness over this incident, the School District is attempting to move forward as best as it can. We currently are preparing for the 2013-14 school year. While our plans are directed toward the future, the School District will continue to provide additional support for the students, families and staff impacted by this tragedy, as they have not been forgotten."
"I think it would be heartbreaking if they discontinued the field trip, because it's a great experience. People need to stop pointing fingers and realize that's why they call it an accident."