SUGAR LAND, TX (KTRK) --A Fort Bend ISD staff member has resigned amid allegations of inappropriate conduct between that employee and a high school student.
Officials learned of the alleged inappropriate communication between the staff member and student at Austin High School Monday morning, according to a letter sent to parents.
"Immediately upon learning of this allegation, the staff member was removed from the classroom so an administrative investigation could begin," the letter states.
Late Monday, the staff member resigned.
School officials are encouraging anyone with information to contact FBISD Crime Stoppers at (281) 491-8477. Parents and students can also submit an anonymous tip through text messaging by typing GETPAID, following the message, and sending the text to 274637.
Fort Bend ISD Police Department is investigating.
No other details have been released.