Former Teacher Sentenced to Prison for Sex with Student
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FOND DU LAC, Wis. -- Former Mayville high school teacher, Shannon Cardinal will spend two years in prison after her conviction of sexual assault on a student.
Cardinal was in Fond du Lac County court Wednesday morning for a sentencing hearing. The 44 year old will also serve one year on extended supervision.
Court documents show Cardinal was teaching at Mayville when she began having a sexual relationship with a 17 year old student in 2011. In May of this year, she entered a plea of guilty to one count of Sexual Assault of a Student by Staff in a plea agreement with prosecutors. 11 other charges were dropped.