A middle school teacher at The Salk School of Science is under investigation following anonymous accusations of sexual assault
Teacher at the Salk School of Science Middle School Accused of Sexually Assaulting Students
According to NY Post, an unnamed teacher has been accused of sexual assault by two former students. The name and gender of the teacher have not been disclosed.
The accusations were posted anonymously on Instagram and went viral in the parent community of Salk School of Science within the last month. The Instagram post, without stating the teacher’s name, gave an account of the alleged assault. The post alleged the teacher forced the student to perform oral sex in exchange for a passing grade. The second accuser stated the teacher, during homework help, attempted to pull down their leggings. Since the accusations are anonymous, more information past the posts are unknown, but an investigation is undergoing in attempt to uncover more information.
In a school town hall meeting, the principal faced multiple angry parents’ questions about the teacher and the alleged assaults. Parents want this teacher to be removed from teaching in-person classes. The principal stated she could not do this but acknowledged the active investigation. As a result, some parents have pulled their children from in-person classes.