“Indianapolis Public Schools has zero-tolerance when it comes to inappropriate employee behaviors. Immediately upon learning of the alleged misconduct between an employee and student, administrators swiftly launched an internal investigation and instantly took steps to ensure the accused had no further contact with students. Our team is cooperating fully in the active external investigation of this situation. The safety of our students is paramount. This is not a situation we take lightly, and our administration is working diligently to take the strongest possible action to ensure our schools are safe places for students.”IPS just paid $490,000 to settle a lawsuit brought against by a former student who was sexually exploited by a former assistant principal for the school system.
Friday, February 26, 2016
Another IPS Employee Arrested For Child Seduction
Local news reports indicate that another IPS employee has been arrested for having sex with a student. Shana Taylor, who works as a counselor at Phoenix Academy, has been charged with four counts of child seduction. IPS released the following statement: