A firestorm of controversy erupted Friday when it was revealed that the Los Angeles Unified School District had entered into a $40,000 settlement with a former Miramonte Elementary School teacher — accused among other things of blindfolding his students and feeding them his bodily fluids — in a sexual abuse scandal that has rocked Los Angeles.
Miramonte Elementary School reopened Thursday morning to students after the entire staff was replaced following a sex scandal that resulted in the arrest of two longtime teachers.
A third case of inappropriate conduct with a student at embattled Miramonte Elementary School is being investigated, after it surfaced that a teacher’s aide allegedly wrote love letters to a fourth grade students and the report was disregarded.
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies have discovered approximately 200 new explicit photos reportedly taken by a teacher at Miramonte Elementary School.
Miramonte Elementary School remains closed Wednesday in the wake of sex crime allegations involving two teachers.
The second teacher charged with committing lewd acts on a child at Miramonte Elementary School has pleaded not guilty.
Miramonte Elementary School will be closed for two days in the wake of sex crime allegations involving two teachers.
The entire staff of Miramonte Elementary School will be replaced when the school reopens Thursday, says LAUSD Superintendent John Deasy.
Sources say the Los Angeles Unified School District will be replacing the entire staff at the school this week.
The Los Angeles Times is reporting that a student at a South Los Angeles elementary school may have been victimized by both teachers currently under arrest on suspicion of sexual misconduct.
Parents of students at a South Los Angeles elementary school are outraged after finding out that two teachers have allegedly been preying on their children, possibly for years. And some of those parents are talking about keeping their kids home on Monday as a sign of protest.
Another teacher at Miramonte Elementary School in South Los Angeles has been arrested just days after a former teacher was booked on suspicion of bizarre sex crimes.
A parent came forward Thursday with a disturbing photo that she believes may be related to the case of a teacher accused of bizarre sex crimes.
KNX 1070′s investigative reporter Charles Feldman reports the county sheriff’s department has confirmed that it did investigate Mark Berndt in 1994.
Graduate student Nadine Martinez Rodriguez says she is not at all surprised at the arrest of teacher Mark Berndt.