West Aurora High School

Stephen Orland (Kane County State's Attorney)

Police Reports Raise Questions About Probe Of Convicted Band Teacher

Officials at West Aurora High School, already under fire for not stopping a sexual predator, now are being accused of trying to cover up the whole mess.

CBS 2–10/02/2012

Former West Aurora High School band director Steve Orland has been sentenced to 12 years in prison for sexually abusing two students. (Credit: Kane County Sheriff's Office)

Student Sues School District Over Sexually Abusive Former Band Teacher

A former student of a band teacher convicted of sexual abuse is now suing the West Aurora School District.

CBS Chicago–09/22/2012

Former West Aurora High School band director Steve Orland has been sentenced to 12 years in prison for sexually abusing two students. (Credit: Kane County Sheriff's Office)

West Aurora High School District In Trouble With DCFS Over Abusive Band Teacher

The West Aurora High School District is in trouble with the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services over an allegation involving a teacher.

CBS Chicago–09/05/2012

Stephen Orland (Kane County State's Attorney)

Did School District Ignore Warning About Band Teacher Fondling Students?

A school custodian was speaking out Wednesday, accusing officials at West Aurora School District 129 of failing to protect students from a predatory band teacher.

CBS 2–08/22/2012

Former West Aurora High School band director Steve Orland has been sentenced to 12 years in prison for sexually abusing two students. (Credit: Kane County Sheriff's Office)

Former Band Director Unapologetic At Sex Abuse Sentencing

In what will likely be his final public performance, Steve Orland was defiant and unapologetic. On Friday, the former West Aurora High School band director pleaded guilty to sexually abusing two band students, then read a lengthy statement that praised his own accomplishments and ignored his two victims.

03/11/2012

Stephen Orland (Kane County State's Attorney)

Former Band Teacher Gets 12 Years For Sex With Students

A former band teacher at West Aurora High School has been sentenced to 12 years in prison for sexual misconduct with two students.

CBS Chicago–03/09/2012

Christopher Patterson

West Aurora High School Pays Respects To Fallen Soldier

West Aurora High School paid tribute Friday to a former student who died fighting in Afghanistan.

CBS Chicago–01/20/2012

Stephen Orland (Kane County State's Attorney)

Prosecutors Find ‘Intimate’ Texts From Band Teacher Accused Of Sex With Students

Details are emerging about sexual misconduct allegations against a former West Aurora High School band teacher, who was arrested and charged last spring.

CBS Chicago–12/16/2011