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Ex-teacher accused of sexual conduct with student

A former longtime mathematics teacher at Deerfield Academy, an exclusive prep school in Western Massachusetts, is being accused of having sexual contact with a student during his tenure, and the school on Monday said it has notified authorities and launched its own investigation.

“We write with deeply troubling news,” Deerfield officials wrote in a letter to the school community, which was posted to its website.

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