Wetzel County Schools released the following statement after a teacher allegedly had inappropriate behavior with a student.
‘A professional employee tendered their resignation after being confronted with various allegations of inappropriate conduct. Appropriate authorities, including those in law enforcement, have been notified of this matter. Because this is a personnel matter, the administration cannot share further details at this time. When official action is taken by the school board, it will be a matter of public record.’Wetzel County Schools
The inappropriate conduct allegedly took place on a school trip to Fairmont, West Virginia.
State police are handling the case.
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