Teacher accused of yearlong sex tryst with teen ex-student
A junior high teacher had a yearlong sexual affair with a 13-year-old student and tried seducing two other students, a city investigator said Thursday.
Wayne Bartley, 46, allegedly met up with the female student at a Bronx motel, where they had a sexual relationship for 14 months when she was 13 and 14 years old. He met the girl when he taught her at IS 229 in the Bronx.
Bartley also allegedly convinced a student he taught at IS 392 in Brooklyn to send him nude photos of herself. According to the probe by Special Schools Investigator Richard Condon, Bartley allegedly gave yet another former student, from Brookyn’s KIPP AMP Academy Charter School, gifts and massaged her feet after a pedicure.
He most recently worked at KIPP, but was fired after the administration learned of the investigation, the New York Post reported.
The Bronx and Brooklyn district attorney’s offices are investigating.
Bartley couldn’t be reached for comment.