BK teacher accused of having sexual relationship with teen due in court

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CANARSIE -

A Brooklyn teacher is accused of having an inappropriate sexual relations with a student will appear before a judge Thursday. 

Andre Braddy, 34, was arrested Wednesday after police say the math teacher had a relationship with a 14-year-old male student.

Braddy is a math teacher at Lenox Academy in Canarsie, and had the relationship with the teen for over a month, officials say

Charges against Braddy include engaging in criminal sex acts, acting in a manner injurious to a child and sex abuse.  

Police say the student revealed the incidents to his parents.

"These deeply disturbing allegations have no place in our schools, and he was immediately removed from the school,” the Department of Education said in a statement. “He will remain away from students...pending the outcome of the investigation, and we will pursue his removal from payroll as soon as legally possible."

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