Police: staff member at Sun Prairie High School had relationship with student

CREATED Feb 8, 2014

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 SUN PRAIRIE -- A woman was arrested on Friday by polie in Sun Prairie after allegedly having an inappropriate relationship with a student.

The Wisconsin State Journal is reporting that Janet Kula, a 25 year-old special education assistant, began a relationship with a 17 year-old back in November 2013. Police say that relationship became inappropriate last month.

The school district became aware of the incident early last week. They placed Kula on leave on Wednesday and then fired her on Friday.

The name of the male student is not being released. His family has been notified of the investigation.

Police have charged her with sexual assault of a child.