HOUSTON -- A 25-year-old Brazosport ISD teacher found herself out of a job and in jail after she had an inappropriate relationship with nine of her students.
Nikki Scherwitz was charged with sexual assault of a child and
improper relationship students. She was a 10th grade English
teacher at Brazosport High School for about nine months.
Officials said the boys 16 years old and in 10th grade.
Freeport police said the sexual relationships had been going on for months.
They were tipped off by this after Scherwitz showed up naked to an after-prom party on April 20 at a student’s house.
“She was wearing no clothes when she showed up and she yelled lets fuck,” said one student.
BISD officials launched an investigation after they received a report
of misconduct on April 22 involving Scherwitz. She resigned the same
day she was approached about the matter, before the investigation was
The case was then handed over to the Freeport Police Department who moved forward with filing charges.
Scherwitz is currently out on a $50,000 bond.
Scherwitz and her gay husband had separated before the relationships with
the teens began. Police said the couple’s son is staying with his father.