Trial date set for former Anita CSD teacher


April 17th, 2012 by Ric Hanson

The trial date for a former Anita Community School District teacher facing a single felony charge of Sexual Exploitation by a School Employee, and, 49 Aggravated Misdemeanor counts of Sexual Exploitation by a School Employee-Arousal, has been set for July 10th in Cass County District Court. 65-year old William Glenn Foulkes, of Anita plead not guilty to the charges last month. His arraignment hearing will be held April 30th, with a pre-trial conference scheduled to take place May 29th. If convicted on all of the charges, Foulkes could face a maximum time of 103 years in prison and fines of more than $300,000.

Foulkes allegedly exploited a minor female over a period of 13-months, from August 2009 to November 2010, while teaching the student in a math program. A former long-time Math teacher at the Anita High School and Anita Elementary School, Foulkes resigned from his teaching position in November 2010. He was arrested March 15th, 2012, and remains free on bond. He’s been ordered not to have any contact with the alleged victim.