What led to Maren Nicole Oates a Washoe County High School, Reno, Nevada teacher sexually preying on a teen male student? Remains in custody pending $20K bond.
Also joining the ever expanding ranks of female teachers sexually preying on teen male students is 33 year old Nevada high school graphic teacher, Maren Nicole Oates.
A report via KOLO told of the Washoe County High School teacher being arrested Thursday following allegation of sexual impropriety with a teen student.
Upon her arrest, Oates was booked on a charge of a school employee sexually engaging in sex with a pupil.
The woman is thought to remain in custody pending $20K bond at Washoe County jail.
The media outlet noted Oates having taught graphic design at the Academy of Arts, Careers and Technology in Reno.
Following the female school teacher’s arrest, the school district released the following statement, ‘Washoe County School Police are investigating allegations that a District employee engaged in an inappropriate relationship with a student. The employee in question has been placed on administrative leave’,
‘The safety and security of our students and staff is our number-one priority. The District cannot discuss personnel issues’.
Yet to be necessarily understood is what led to female teacher abusing her position of trust, power and authority as she sexually preyed on her male teen victim. The age of the male student to date was not made public.
Come Friday, Oates was taken off the school’s website staff directory.