A Houston area teacher has been sentenced to 10 years in prison after she was impregnated by a 13-year-old student, according to the Houston Chronicle.
Alexandria Vera, 24, was facing up to 30 years in prison.
Court documents revealed Vera became pregnant with the boy’s child in January and his family was supportive of the teacher being his girlfriend. When Vera was questioned by CPS about their relationship, she allegedly became nervous and aborted the pregnancy
Media reports the case was complicated, due to the fact the family knew of the student-teacher relationship.
The Houston Chronicle also reports prosecutors said the woman let two eighth graders have sex at her home at one point.
Vera is a former teacher at Aldine ISD.