Female teacher ‘sexually assaulted a 14-year-old girl for four years, giving her financial aid and inviting her to sleepovers’ … and police think the 41-year-old had MORE victims, as young as 11
- Jeanette Barbara Valle-Tejeda ‘helped her victim financially and expelled her from school without her mother’s consent’
- The victim told authorities that the teacher had relationships with several other children, including an 11-year-old
- Police said three victims have come forward to say she engaged in sexual acts with them in her home and school
- Valle-Tejeda, who has worked at Hialeah high schools in Miami-Dade, Florida for 20 years, is now facing multiple charges
Investigators said three former students came forward and claimed that Jeanette Barbara Valle-Tejeda (above) had sexual acts with them
A female high school teacher cared for a young student for four years, sexually assaulting the girl and even excusing her for other classes so they could be alone, police said.
Jeanette Barbara Valle-Tejeda, 41, also allegedly helped her victim financially and expelled her from school without her mother’s consent, reports CBS Miami
Valle-Tejeda, who has worked at Hialeah high schools in Miami-Dade, Florida for 20 years, is now facing multiple charges, including offenses against students by authority figures, sex acts with a child, and multiple counts of lewd and lusty battery involving a child is involved.
Investigators said three former students came forward and claimed she had engaged in sexual acts with them at her home and other schools where she taught. She is being held without a bond.
The victim told police the abuse began when she was 14 and a student at Henry H. Filer Middle School in 2009 and lasted until she turned 18, while attending Westland Hialeah Senior High School.
An arrest report states, “ The perpetrator took care of Mrs. (Blank) as a mother figure who offered Mrs. (Blank) financial assistance and other needs. (The victim) visited the subject’s home several times and slept in the home several times at night. ‘
Valle-Tejeda, seen here during her arrest, is being held without bond
‘The research showed that according to Mrs. (Blanco), the relationship started when she was 14 years old and ended at 18 years old.’
The former student pointed to another alleged victim who told police that she and Valle-Tejeda were “ involved in a romantic relationship when she was 11 years old. The perpetrator took advantage of the fact that Mrs. (blanco) constantly disagreed with her parents and acted as a mother figure. ‘
The victim told police that the abuse began when she was 14 and a student at Henry H. Filer Middle School (above) in 2009 and lasted until she turned 18, while attending Westland Hialeah Senior High School.
Police confirmed there were other victims and the Miami School District said it was shocked by the allegations.
“Miami-Dade County Public Schools is deeply concerned about the allegations against this person,” a statement said.
As soon as the claims surfaced last month, the employee was removed from the school and Miami-Dade Schools police launched an investigation. The district will end her employment and will be prevented from seeking future employment with this school system. ‘