Dianne Brown, superintendent of the Fox school district, said at a press conference Wednesday afternoon that the district removed Milzark from the classroom on Jan. 6 after hearing of the allegations and placed him on paid administrative leave.
The district is now preparing to terminate his
said that the school district does extensive background checks on all prospective teachers before hiring them and that Milzark's record before this incident was clean.
was saddened by the incident but emphasized that the district has "a lot of great staff members."
"Any violation of our students' trust is disheartening," Brown
Posted in Crime-and-courts, Education on Thursday, January 19, 2012 12:30 am Updated: 8:01 am. | Tags: Eugene Milzark, Teacher, Fox High School, Student, St. Louis County, Dianne Brown, Fox School District,