(NJ.com) — MENDHAM, New Jersey — Nicole McDonough, the 32-year-old teacher at West Morris Mendham High School accused of having a sexual relationship with an 18-year-old student, has been suspended from her job, according to the school superintendent.
"Ms. McDonough is on leave (suspended) until further notice," Mackey Pendergrast, superintendent of the West Morris Regional High School District, said in an email Wednesday to NJ Advance Media. He declined further comment.
McDonough, of Mount Olive, posted bail and was released shortly after her arrest on Tuesday, according to court records. She posted the $75,000 bail at 5:26 p.m.
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