No charges filed after investigation involving teacher at Ellsworth HS

ELLSWORTH, Kan. (KWCH) Update: March 20, 2018:

Authorities did not file charges against former Ellsworth High School teacher Brent Schneider.


Sept. 2016

Police investigating a possible Inappropriate relationship between a teacher and student at Ellsworth High School.

Police Chief Emil Halfhill identified the teacher as Brent Schneider. The student was not identified.

Halfhill says police met with school district officials at 11 a.m. about the investigation.

Investigators have also spoken with the parents of the student involved.

Halfhill says the relationship doesn’t appear sexual at this time. No one has been charged or arrested in the case.

USD327 Ellsworth-Kanopolis-Geneseo Superintendent Dale Brungardt says the district accepted Schneider's resignation Friday morning.