The lawsuit, filed last week in District Court, claims the district and Maysen Melton’s parents disregarded other students’ safety by allowing him to stay in public school.
Attorney and College of Southern Nevada professor Mark Peplowski has been arrested on lewdness charges.
Four more students allege former Brown Middle School teacher Jeffrey Schultz, 47, acted inappropriately with them while he was still teaching at the school, Henderson police said Thursday.
Dakota Routh said he had no idea his then 12-year-old daughter filed a written complaint last year against her teacher, Jeffrey Schultz, until Henderson police called him last week.
A Henderson middle school teacher accused of having inappropriate conversations with students was the subject of two previous disciplinary investigations, according to a police report.