A Coppell ISD middle school teacher was arrested and fired for having an improper relationship with a student Monday.
According to reports authorities arrested Mercedes Coloso,32 after learning about an improper relationship with a student at Coppell Middle School North.
Coloso was charged with with sexual assault of a child, indecency with a child and improper relationship between an educator and student.
A lot of details have not been given in regards to the situation but Coppell ISD released a statement saying, “The Coppell Police Department has arrested a Coppell Middle School North employee for an inappropriate relationship with a minor. CISD has terminated this person’s employment with the district, and this individual will not be allowed at Coppell Middle School North or any district campus or facility. CISD also has reported this alleged incident to the State Board of Educator Certification and Child Protective Services, as required by law and district policy.
Coppell ISD holds its employees to the highest standards and is deeply saddened and outraged about this situation. Federal privacy laws prohibit the district from releasing additional details about this situation.”
The district also said Colloso is no longer allowed on any Coppell ISD campus or facility.