(Colorado Springs, Colorado) Former teacher Terah Rawlings, 33, was sentenced yesterday to 90 days in jail and 10 years to life on sex offender intensive supervised probation.
Colorado Teacher Guilty in Sex Case - Update
[Previous 2/1/13 post]
(Colorado Springs, Colorado)
A teacher accused of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old student has pleaded guilty to sexual assault.Rawlings is scheduled to be sentenced on April 25.
Terah Rawlings entered the guilty plea during a pre-trial readiness conference Thursday. Her trial was scheduled for February 4.
Rawlings was arrested in November 2011 on allegations that she had sex with a student numerous times between fall of 2007 and summer of 2008. The student was a sophomore at Hilltop Baptist School, where Rawlings taught, when the sexual encounters first started.
Colorado Teacher Accused in Sex Case
[Previous 11/18/11 post]
(Colorado Springs, Colorado) Terah Allyn Rawlings, a 32-year-old teacher formerly at the now-closed Hilltop Baptist School, has been accused of engaging in repeated episodes of sex with a 15-year-old boy during 2007.
Rawlings faces multiple counts of sexual assault by a person in a position of trust and promotion of obscenity. Three other individuals have also been accused in the case for failing to report child abuse.
[Terah Allyn Rawlings] is the daughter of Raymond Allen Knight, the Associate Pastor of Hilltop Baptist Church and the former Athletic Director of Hilltop Baptist School.Rawlings was booked into custody and released on $25,000 bond.
In addition, she is the niece of Wayne Knight, the Senior Pastor of Hilltop Baptist Church and the former Superintendent of Hilltop Baptist School.
Jan Ocvirk is the former principal of Hilltop Baptist School.