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Sexual Activity with a Student

Sexual Activity with a Student


Sexual activity with a student is divided in separate crimes depending upon the person’s relationship with the student.  These crimes include: sexual activity with a student by a teacher, school administrator, student teacher, coach or school safety officer, felony sexual activity with a student by a school personnel other than a teacher, school administrator, student teacher, coach or school safety officer, and misdemeanor sexual activity with a student by a school personnel other than a teacher, school administrator, student teacher, coach or school safety officer.

Sexual activity with a student by a teacher, school administrator, student teacher, coach or school safety officer under North Carolina General Statute 14-27.7(b) occurs when a person (1) is a teacher, school administrator, student teacher, coach, or school safety officer and (2) engages in vaginal intercourse or a sexual act (3) with a student (4) at any time during or after the period when the student and person were present together in the same school but before the victim stops being a student.  Sexual activity with a student is a class G felony with a maximum punishment under the law of 47 months incarceration.

Felony sexual activity with a student by a school personnel other than a teacher, school administrator, student teacher, coach or school safety officer under North Carolina General Statute 14-27.7(b) occurs when a person (1) is included I the definition of “school personnel” and is not a teacher, school administrator, student teacher, coach or school safety officer and (2) engages in vaginal intercourse or a sexual act (3) with a student (4) at any time during or after the period when the student and person were present together in the same school but before the victim stops being a student and (5) the person is at least four years older than the student.  Felony sexual activity with a student by a school personnel other than a teacher, school administrator, student teacher, coach or school safety officer is a class G felony with a maximum punishment under the law of 47 months incarceration.

Misdemeanor sexual activity with a student by a school personnel other than a teacher, school administrator, student teacher, coach or school safety officer under North Carolina General Statute 14-27.7(b) occurs when a person (1) is included I the definition of “school personnel” and is not a teacher, school administrator, student teacher, coach or school safety officer and (2) engages in vaginal intercourse or a sexual act (3) with a student (4) at any time during or after the period when the student and person were present together in the same school but before the victim stops being a student and (5) the person is less than four years older than the student.  Misdemeanor sexual activity with a student by a school personnel other than a teacher, school administrator, student teacher, coach or school safety officer is a class A1 misdemeanor with a maximum punishment under the law of 150 days incarceration and a discretionary fine not limited by statute.

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Fayetteville Office:

Cumberland County
230 Green Street
Fayetteville NC 28301
P: (910) 323-4600
F: (910) 323-3403

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Hoke County
127 W. Edinborough Ave.
Raeford NC 28376
P: (910) 875-3379
F: (910) 875-4030