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Teacher-student relationship under investigation

VIDEO: Students gathered for orientation in the newly named Westside High School. The Duval County School Board voted to change the name of the former Nathan B. Forrest High School last year to stay away from controversy surrounding the former name.
VIDEO: Students gathered for orientation in the newly named Westside High School. The Duval County School Board voted to change the name of the former Nathan B. Forrest High School last year to stay away from controversy surrounding the former name.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Department of Children and Families is investigating allegations of a possible inappropriate relationship between a student and a teacher at Westside High, officials said.

The investigation has been going on for a couple weeks.

Duval Schools spokeswoman Marsha Oliver confirmed that officials have launched a professional standards investigation on an employee at Westside High.

News4Jax is working to learn more about the investigation and will update this story as more details are released.