The petition has garnered over 500 signatures and 200 comments from people across Idaho, and overseas.
The prospect of banning a book in this East Idaho district fueled a social media firestorm this week.
A teacher at the school may be linked to the incident, though police aren’t yet providing details about the case, which is still under review.
The vast majority of Sugar-Salem High School’s roughly 125 juniors took the state’s other acceptable college-entrance exam, the ACT.
The agreement could mean a 3.6 percent pay increase for teachers who advance on the state’s career ladder salary law.
Bingham County patrons will now vote on the measure, which could raise taxes $11 to $12 a year for the average homeowner.