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Methacton Teacher Arrested for Alleged Illicit Relationship with a Student

Sean Michael McCullough is accused of having sexual relationship with one of his female students at Methacton High School.

According to Montgomery County District Attorney Risa Ferman, and Lower Providence Police Chief Francis Caroll, a Methacton High School teacher has been arrested for Endagering the Welfare of Child, Corruption of Minors, Possession of Child Pornography and related offenses.

Sean Michael McCullough, a current high school English teacher at Methacton School District, allegedly promoted and maintained a sexual relationship with one of his minor female students, during the 2009 and 2010 school years.

The report states that McCullough was the female student's teacher during her freshman through senior years in high school. The sexually inappropriate relationship began during her senior year, while McCullough was her Gifted Seminar teacher.

Furthermore, the report states that McCullough's inappropriate relationship with his student included sexually explicit Facebook communications, e-mails, the exchange of nude photos, and inappropriate sexual contact.

In a statement to police, McCullough admitted to having an inappropriate sexual relationship with the victim while she was still a minor, authorities said.

District Justice Catherine Rebar will arraign the defendant at 4 p.m. this afternoon. Assistant District Attorney Samantha Cauffman is assigned to prosecute the case.

Patch will update this story as more information becomes available.

Joe The Nerd Ferraro August 20, 2012 at 04:47 PM
you are on the school board? why not Id yourself correctly?
Dave M August 21, 2012 at 12:10 AM
We also had a 1-on-1 meeting with him, when he referred to the fact that there were many "SPA girls" at Methacton. SPA = Smart, Pretty and Athletic. That comment seems a whole lot creepier now than it did then...
Dwaltrip August 22, 2012 at 04:28 PM
To j123 - I'd question your so called "Great Education" from Methacton if you have to use the "F Bomb" twice in such a short paragraph - guess you missed the English classes.
Jay Hammond January 22, 2013 at 04:15 PM
what a complete scumbag! How does our judical system give him only 3-23 months, they are a disgrace! I don't care if she says she loved him, he as an adult and teacher should have morals and common sense that is a no no. I hope he rots in jail during his time here and bubba runs into him. Have fun in jail you scumbag.
Sue January 23, 2013 at 01:05 PM
I believe that the teachers are learning misconduct from the Superintendant! At least we aren't paying for this idiots misconduct as we are for the supers!

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