Williamsville Teacher Placed On Paid Administrative Leave

January 6, 2014 Updated Jan 6, 2014 at 2:25 PM EDT

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Williamsville Teacher Placed On Paid Administrative Leave

January 6, 2014 Updated Jan 6, 2014 at 2:25 PM EDT

Williamsville, N.Y. (WKBW-TV)- A Williamsville art teacher at Casey Middle School was arrested and charged with a single allegation of endangering the welfare of a child based upon inappropriate contact with a thirteen year-old male student.

Ms. Donna Sleap, who is a tenured member of faculty was placed on administrative leave on December 19th, 2013.

As a district, the safety and well-being of students are, and will always be, top priority. It is important that parents view the school as a safe place.

The district is working with the Amherst Police Department and are cooperating fully in the investigation.