Rachel Farrell has been arrested and charged with three counts of corruption of minors. Allegedly she had sex with a 17-year-old student on numerous occasions. Allegedly in secluded spots where they parked the car, a Walmart parking lot, and a Ramada Inn in Tannersville. Allegedly the teacher and teenager got to know each other through Facebook and text messaging. The district attorney said that the teacher is cooperating with the investigation and admitted to relationships with 4 students. Presently only 1 of the 4 teens has cooperated with the police.
Farrell was married in June 2010, and according to police affidavit had sex with the teen from Aug 2010 to Jan 2011. Whne the allegations came to light, she was placed on administrative leave and then resigned her teaching position in December 2011.