They took their dedication to their students too far.
25 year old Spanish teacher and former Miss Texas contestant Amy McElhenney was accused of having sex with an 18 year old male student. The age of consent in Texas is 18, but there’s a law forbidding teachers from having sexual relationships with students regardless of their age. The grand jury refused to find her guilty of an improper relationship with a student since the text messages colored their relationship as endearing and flirtatious, but she did lose her teacher credentials.
Amber Jennings, 30, a Massachusetts teacher, emailed nude photos of herself and one video to a 16 year old male student. She served 2 years probation.
Amy Northcutt and her husband, Justin Northcutt, were arrested for sending lewd text messages to a 16-year old female student and then arranging to have group sex with her.
Amy Beck, 33, a Social Studies and English teacher, and mother of three, faces up to seven years in prison for having sexual intercourse and “teaching oral sex” to her 14 year old male student.
Autumn Leathers, who is extremely into SM according to most people’s fantasies and NEVER holds still for a picture seriously, no better, non-blurry pictures of her exist, was 24 year old high school English teacher who was arrested in August of 2008 for having sexual relations with a 16 year old student.
Christine Scarlett, 40, plead guilty to five felony charges for her seduction of 17 year old Steven Bradigan, who happened to be captain of the Strongsville High School football team when the relationship began in 2002. She also gave birth to his son in 2003.
In June of 2008, 29-year-old Cara Dickey, who kind of has a confused-Anna-Kournikova thing going and is arguably the craziest person on this list, was let go from her teaching position after school officials somehow discovered “romantic” texts between Dickey and a 14-year-old male student. They disappeared together later on in the day, after the texts, but were found the next morning. Dickey was found sleeping in her car and the boy was found in a local mall, probably celebrating, right? Wrong.
Christine Marie Johanson was charged for having sex with a 15-year-old male, she was 35 at the time. She was given one year in jail.
Beth Geisel taught at the Christian Brothers Academy in New York a private Catholic school. She was fired, and later arrested, for having a sexual relationship with a 16 year old male. Then again for having sexual contact with three different 16 year old male students on a Florida school trip where she became so intoxicated she couldn’t stand. She was arrested for endangering minors, driving while intoxicated.
1963 Down 959 Carrie McCandless taught cheerleading at Brighton Charter High School in Colorado. She was accused of having sexual relations with a 17 year old male student during an sleepover school camping trip. She provided the kids with alcohol and “did everything except having sex” with a male student while another male student slept nearby. She was sentenced to 45 days in jail.
Christine McCallum started tutoring her victim and his 11-year-old brother in 2005. After a 20-month period, the two boys started living with McCallum and her husband part-time. McCallum had sex with the 13 year old for the first time in February 2006, and used alcohol and marijuana to persuade him.
Cameo Patch was arrested for having oral sex with her 17 year old male student. The 29 year old high school substitute teacher was arrested in January 2006 after the police heard that Patch had gone on a date with a 17 year old student and performed oral sex on the boy after ONE DATE.
In Stockton, California, Christina Oliver 24 was arrested for having sex with a 16 year old male student. The parents of the teen contacted the police with concerns about her sexual relationship with their child. She was arrested near their home. 125,000 bail.
Florida teacher Debra Lafave had sexual intercourse and oral sex with a 14 year old student. Charged with two felonies, she served no jail time because the boy’s mother didn’t want to put her son through the emotional turmoil of seeing the trial. She now has twins and is happily married.
Ridiculously cute 22 year old Heather Shelton was charged with sexual activity with a 19 year old student, which isn’t illegal in any site, but still violates the age-old trust rule of “teachers probably shouldn’t bang their students”. Authorities said Shelton had sex with a guy that wasn’t even her student, but they had sex in April, and in North Carolina it is a felony for any teacher of a school to have sex with a student from that school. So, she was brought in.
Danielle Walls was 26 years old when she began an affair with a 16 year old student. She admitted to giving the boy cocaine and alcohol and having sex with him at multiple locations — including his car — over the course of an 8-month period.
Elizabeth Stow, 26 and cute in a pony tail, was a high school English teacher who was arrested in April of 2005 after school officials investigated the rumors of sexual relationships between Stow and a few male students. That’s right, a FEW. Prosecutors alleged that Stow had sex with three 17 year old students and was charged with unlawful sexual intercourse and oral copulation with a minor, illustrating exactly what she’d been “stow”ing all along.
Science teacher Deanna Higgins, 27, was arrested for having sex with a 16 year old student after detectives found her underwear in the teenager’s truck, which he kept there as a sentimental reminder of her. The relationship was outed once Higgins’ husband found texts from the boy on her phone.
28 year old Heather Daughdrill had sex with a young, 13 year old boy after meeting him at a summer Bible camp. “The investigation revealed Daughdrill would engage in inappropriate sexual contact with the boy after picking him up from school without the parents’ knowledge,” the press release explains. Lewd text messages were found between her and the boy. She faces criminal charges such as sexual battery, carnal knowledge of a juvenile, kidnapping, indecent behavior with a juvenile and contributing to delinquency.
Arrested on the final day of school, Hope Jacoby was taken in for having a sexual relationship with a boy between 14 and 17 years old. This was confirmed once a picture of her was found on the male student’s cell phone. The 23 year old physical trainer at Tustin High School went free on bail, but was tried for oral copulation with a minor and unlawful sex with a minor.
Jill Lewis, 26, a Journalism, Speech and Computer teacher was arrested in February of 2008 for having sex with a 17 year old student on a deserted road. An anonymous probably jealous source reported the relationship to the police.
Kristy Sanches-Trujillo was 33-years-old and a 7th grade social studies teacher at Jimmy Carter Middle School when she fell for her 13-year-old student. According to Albuquerque police, Sanchez-Trujillo repeatedly had sex with a 13 year old boy that she described as being “more experienced than any man she’s had sex with. She also said he was a “25-year-old in a 13-year-old’s body.”
Janelle Batkins was a French teacher at Roseville High School in Roseville, Michigan. She won the “Teacher of the Year” award in 2002 and in 2007 she was charged with two counts of third degree criminal sexual conduct for her relationship with a 17-year-old student, who happened to be her teacher’s assistant in French class.
Joy Blackstock, 23,was charged with improper relationship between an educator and a student. She is alleged to have had a sexual relationship with an 18-year-old male student while employed as a teacher at the school, she faces between 2 and 20 years in prison.
26 year old hottiemusic teacher Helen Goddard would often go out for coffee and an after school trumpet lesson with her female student at the London School for Girls a very expensive school. She served 15 months in jail.
Jaymee Wallace is a 28-year old teacher who is accused of having an 18-month lesbian relationship with a teenage girl. Authorities say the student, who was 15 when she met Wallace, voluntarily had sex with the coach more than 50 times, in a parking lot at Busch Gardens and often at Wallaces own apartment while a fellow classmate was in an adjacent room.
Katherine Harder a 31-year-old high school language arts teacher, who decided to teach one of her 17-year-old students the language of love… in a car in the parking lot of the school. Police caught them in the act of conjugating vowels and arrested Harder, just as she was teaching the young boy how to pronounce her last name.
Lisa Glide was sentenced to 5 years probation and faced up to a year in prison. She had sexual intercourse with a 17 and a half year old boy twice. The boy said the following: “I feel the entire case was blown far out of proportion and reason,” the victim wrote once he was a college sophomore. “I was the initiator of the contact, not Lisa Glide. I was clearly not a young child and Lisa Glide was not a sexual predator.”
Kansas native Michelle Preston who isn’t naked here, but wearing a tube top in this picture was a married teacher who coached the Freshman cheerleading squad. She was fired once it was discovered that there were various naked pictures of her in various poses that prove how flexible she is circulating around the high school. She reached out to her 3 victims through Facebook, which then led to her having sex with these young boys a recorded 15 times. Police uncovered her victims’ DNA on her couch cushions.
Lisa Lynette Clark met her underage fella through her son…Clark contends that the boy lied to her about his age when they first met — saying he was 17 when he was actually 14 — and that he was the one who pursued the relationship, not her.
29-year-old high school English teacher Nicole Long, who has a sexy Tina Fey thing rockin’ for her and apparently had headshots taken??? was arrested on charges of sexual battery of a 17-year-old male student in January of 2006.
Sussex County elementary school teacher Lindsay Massaro, 26, taught 8th grade students. She was accused of having sex with a 15 year old boy in her car and then in her bedroom after the victim’s father reported it to the authorities. The relationship was consensual. She faces parole supervision for life.
The oldest offender on this list, 40 year old substitute teacher Lisa Robyn Marinelli was caught having sex with a student when the student walked out of her car, zipping his pants up. She gave the boy a pair of her underwear as a gift. She first started being interested in the boy when her 15 year old daughter started dating him. She was sentenced to a year of house arrest.
Rebecca Bogard, 27 year old teacher, was arrested after a 15-year-old students mother found sexually explicit text messages from a woman named “Dawn” on his cell hone. One text read, “I love you, yeah it was the best, which night was the best 4 you, Im sensitive but not sore, you were good…”
Most people on this list got a slap on the wrist, but Stephanie Ragusa a Florida teacher, of course was convicted of having sex with two of her students. She was sentenced to 10 years in prison. Ragusa was a math teacher in Tampa and pleaded guilty too three counts of lewd and lascivious “battery” of a 14 year old boy and two counts of unlawful sex with a 16 year old male student. At her hearing, Ragusa was sporting corn rows.
Pamela Smart impressed a group of high school freshman with her love of metal music, she then began an affair with one of them. Smart began having an affair with freshman Billy Floyd. After her husband was found shot to death, she and Billy Floyd, along with three of Floyd’s friends, were arrested on suspicion of the shooting. During the trial, the prosecution claimed that Smart had coldly plotted to seduce Floyd and convince him to murder her husband. Smart maintained that Floyd shot her husband of his own accord, after she threatened to end their affair.
Rebekah Todd, 25, served a six month jail sentence. Todd attended an off-campus high school graduation party where alcohol was involved and showed the kids videos of her doing a striptease. She also had sex with a 17 year old male student, while often driving by his workplace and even texting him about how “great” he looked without a shirt on.
Rachel Burkhart resigned after allegations of a sexual relationship between her and an 18-year-old male student surfaced. Burkhart avoided legal charges as the student was of legal age at the time. However, Tennessee State Superintendent Wayne Miller did revoke her teaching license, and referred the case to child protective services.
Sheral Lee Smith was arrested and charged with statutory rape and drug charges involving a 14 year old student. She allegedly gave “the boy a pill” and had sex with him. According to Smith none of this is true: “My husband coached the student in soccer. He has been in our home many times,” said Smith, adding that the allegations began as a rumor started by a 16-year-old student from the same school.
Pamela Rogers Turner was 27 and an elementary school teachercoach when she was arrested in February 2005 for having an ongoing relationship with a 13-year-old student. In August of 2005, she pleaded no contest to charges of sexual battery by an authority figure and was sentenced to 9 months in prison, as part of an 8 year suspended sentence for statutory rape. In April 2006, she was arrested for turning around and doing it again! This time for sending sexual pictures and videos of herself to the same student and trying to contact him through the magic of the internet.
Teresa Engelbach was arrested in November of 2007 after charges that she had sexual intercourse in multiple locations over a two month period wih a 14-year-old student, who was also a friend of her brother. According to authorities, she also bought the boy various gifts, including a cell phone, items of clothing, and a paintball gun worth 750.