Apple Springs teacher abruptly resigns

APPLE SPRINGS, TX (KTRE) - An Apple Springs Independent School District teacher has resigned effective at the end of the month according to the school's attorney.

Ashley Summers unexpectedly came into the school office Monday afternoon and submitted her resignation.

She has been on paid administrative leave pending an internal investigation. Two students had come forward with allegations of impropriety.

The district immediately accepted the resignation, but as of Wednesday afternoon, the internal investigation is still ongoing.