(Oklahoma City, Oklahoma) Yesterday, 48-year-old former Putnam City High School Spanish teacher Lisa Kays pleaded guilty to multiple felony counts stemming from episodes of sex with a male student.
As a result of convictions on three counts of second-degree rape and two counts of forcible oral sodomy, Kays was sentenced to four years in prison and six years probation.
Assistant District Attorney Suzanne Lavenue said Kays groomed the victim, who contemplated suicide, and violated him in her classroom and in a car in front of his parents' house.Kays was also ordered to register as a sex offender.
“She basically used her classroom as a hotel room,” the prosecutor told the judge.
OK Spanish Teacher and Male Student, 17
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(Oklahoma City, Oklahoma) A 46-year-old Spanish teacher at Putnam City High School, Lisa Kays, has been accused of engaging in an inappropriate relationship with a 17-year-old male student.
Kays faces charges of rape and forcible oral sodomy.
The allegation surfaced Wednesday through a hotline people may use to report crimes and safety concerns to Putnam City campus police.Kays was booked into custody at the Oklahoma County Jail and later released on bond.
The teacher was removed from the school Thursday, officials said. Administrators and police talked with parents of the alleged victim by phone Friday and met with them Monday morning.