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Teacher recovering after classroom attack

Posted at 5:22 AM, May 19, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-19 07:22:14-04

A pregnant teacher is recovering after allegedly being punched by a student.

The alleged attack happened at Mesa Ridge High School in Fountain on Monday, according to KKTV.

Denver7 reported that the student was unhappy about a grade.

The teacher is expected to be OK.

The El Paso County Sheriff's Office told KKTV that the student is now facing possible charges of  third-degree assault, disorderly conduct, and interference with staff at an educational institution.

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