Micca Watts Gordon, 36, of Shelbyville, a Jefferson County Public Schools employee, is charged with sexual abuse and sodomy of a minor.
Gordon was a teacher at the all-male middle school W.E.B. Dubois Academy. She is under investigation for allegations of sexual crimes involving a child under the age 16.
She allegedly masturbated in the presence of a person under 16 years of age or while using the internet, between Aug. 25, 2019 and Nov. 19, 2019
Gordon attempted to have sexual intercourse with the teenager between Oct. 27 – Nov. 19, 2019.
A spokesperson for the Jefferson County Public Schools said; “Micca Watts-Gordon was reassigned from W.E.B. DuBois Academy in November of 2019 to non-instructional duties, where she had no contact with children,” “We referred the investigation to police at that time. Gordon remains reassigned, continues to have no contact with JCPS students, and is employed by JCPS while the investigation continues.”
Gordon was “in a position of authority or a position of special trust; and having come into contact with S.W. as a result of that position, committed the offense of Sexual Abuse in the 1st Degree.” according to the indictment.
The victim is known as “S.W.”
Gordon is scheduled to appear in Jefferson Circuit Court on Nov. 2 and she is accused of tampering with evidence.