Metro Teacher On Leave Amid Allegations Of ‘Inappropriate Contact'

Posted at 1:30 PM, Mar 08, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-08 14:30:23-05

A teacher with Metro Nashville Public Schools has been placed on leave amid allegations that he had “inappropriate contact” with a student.

MNPS officials said the Glencliff High School teacher was placed on administrative leave on March 6 after he allegedly had impropriate contact with a student at the school.

They did not elaborate on the nature of the allegations.

The teacher’s name was not released.

In a brief statement, Metro Schools said they are “cooperating with MNPD and the Department of Children’s Services as an investigation into this matter is completed.”