CHICAGO (CBS) — Oak Park and River Forest High School history teacher and assistant football coach Timothy Fischer has been fired, over allegations misconduct involving students.
Fischer, a tenured faculty member at OPRF, had been placed on leave last month.READ MORE: Naperville Police Searching For 3 Men Wanted In Jewelry Store Robbery
Oak Park and River Forest High School spokeswoman Karin Sullivan confirmed the District 200 school board voted to fire him “based on an inappropriate relationship and conduct with District students.”READ MORE: Man Arrested In Countless Social Media Threats Directed At CPS Schools, Days After Shootings Kill 2 Simeon Career Academy Students
Officials have not provided any details on the misconduct allegations against Fischer.MORE NEWS: XS Tennis Village In Washington Park To Host Pro Tennis Stars For 'Chicago Fall Classic'
In a letter to parents last month, the school told parents an unnamed teacher had been placed on leave, after rumors circulated about his absence.