Porter HS teacher on placed on leave amid allegations - Brownsville Herald: Local News

Porter HS teacher on placed on leave amid allegations

By Christina R. Garza Staff Writer | Posted: Tuesday, March 3, 2015 2:21 pm

A teacher at Gladys Porter High school was placed on administrative leave Thursday after allegations were made by a parent regarding an inappropriate relationship with a female student, officials said.

Brownsville Independent School District officials say teacher, who is also a coach, has been employed by the district since 1997.

He has not been arrested or charged.

Officials said, at this time the situation is currently under investigation by BISD police and the Porter High School administration.

cgarza@brownsvilleherald.com