Investigation into Fenwick High School teacher ‘nearly complete,’ John Quinn suspended after accused of misconduct by student – What We Know!

OAK PARK, Sick. (WLS) — An investigation right into a suburban highschool trainer accused of misconduct is “almost full,” faculty officers stated in a letter to folks Thursday.

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“Fenwick instantly launched an impartial third-party investigation when allegations of misconduct had been delivered to our consideration in December 2021 by a Fenwick alumna,” the letter stated partially.

Faculty officers additionally stated they’re “nicely ready to take immediate and decisive motion based mostly on the findings and the info.”

Former pupil Helen Quinn-Pasin accused the trainer of wrapping his arms round her, urgent his cheeks and lips in opposition to her face and asking about her love life.

That trainer — John Quinn — is at present on administrative go away.

“We perceive that this course of has taken longer than any of us would love,” the letter added.

The varsity stated they’re unable to launch extra particular particulars in regards to the investigation at the moment.
“What we will affirm is that any particular person who has considerations pertaining to worker misconduct at Fenwick is welcome and inspired to take part within the course of,” faculty officers stated.

He isn’t associated to his accuser however he’s the brother of former Illinois Governor Pat Quinn.

A press release launched on behalf of Quinn says partially: “The latest accusation that John abused a Fenwick pupil over eight years in the past is categorically false… John has by no means abused a Fenwick pupil, at any time or in anyplace. John seems to be ahead to persevering with within the career to which he has devoted his complete profession.”

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