Jennifer Tyree mug shot provided by Springfield Police
A Lanphier High School teacher has been arrested on charges that she had a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old student.
36-year-old Jennifer Tyree of Petersburg was taken into custody Wednesday afternoon on one count of criminal sexual assault.
Tyree has been on paid administrative leave from District 186 since the allegations came to light.
District officials had planned to meet on Friday to discuss her employment status.
A spokesman says that meeting will proceed as scheduled.