Amanda Rowles, Colorado choir and drama teacher arrested for having sex with two teens
A Colorado choir teacher has been arrested after being accused of having sex with two of her students Aurora Police Department detailed this week.
Amanda Rowles, age 27, was booked into the Aurora City Jail on $50,000 bond reference a sexual assault on a child investigation conducted by the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office.
Police began investigating the teacher after receiving a tip off that Rowles was sexually involved with a student. Investigators spoke to students at Calhan High School who said there were aware of rumors about the affairs.
The interviews led them to a pair of 17-year-olds who claimed they had sex with Rowles.
One of the students allegedly told investigators he had sex with her “on at least 40 occasions”over a six-month time span starting in December, 2011,” and “He said they would either go on hikes or go to her mother’s residence when her mother was not home.” according to an arrest affidavit said.
Another student allegedly told deputies he pursued a relationship with Rowles, in the spring of 2011 after they kissed in a classroom after school.
“He kissed her on the lips and she kissed him back, but she did eventually push him away and told him it was wrong for them to do that,” the affidavit said.
Deputies allege the teacher eventually gave in to a sexual relationship with the second boy, also 17 at the time.