Maryland School Abuse Incidents Continue to Mount Up

Reports of sexual abuse of students by teachers, coaches, and other school officials have assigned Maryland schools a terrible reputation.

A sexual predator who preyed on a 15-year-old student he was tasked to teach in Maryland has been apprehended out of state for alleged sexual abuse on school grounds.

A Howard County teacher, 44-year-old Matthew Barth, is facing charges for the alleged sexual abuse of a 15-year-old student at Maryland’s Mt. Hebron High School.

Detectives believe that the teacher abused the student on multiple occasions inside the school for four months after reviewing electronic records which showed that there was inappropriate contact between the teacher and the victim.

Other examples of Maryland school abuse include:

  • the conviction of a middle school substitute teacher who sent a student sexually charged text messages.
  • An instructional assistant at a Charles County high school was sentenced to 50 years in prison for the sexual abuse of minors;
  • A shocking case of a school bus driver who was caught sexually assaulting 4 special needs students
  • The Gilman School, a prestigious all-boys school in Roland Park, is the latest alleged Maryland school abuse report facing a crisis after a teacher was charged with sexual abuse and rape of a student.

Eligible victims are encouraged to request a free, private case evaluation by our experienced legal staff with the potential for compensation and justice.


Maryland School Abuse Reports Are Seemingly Endless

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Those that qualify will have an individual claim filed in a court of law for the justice and compensation they deserve.

Our attorneys don’t tolerate those school systems that try to downplay serious cases or those that would rather protect their reputations instead of protecting innocent victims.

Maryland School Abuse Info To Prepare Families

Who’s legally responsible for student abuse?

If you want to collect significant damages—and send a message to the school itself—you may have to try suing the school district or school board, depending on the circumstances, on the evidence, and on which laws apply.

Examples of Professionals Accused of Abusing Students:



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Examples of the Elements of School Abuse Cases Include:


Sexual contact

Sexual abuse


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School systems that fail in their duty of having adequate training, policies, and procedures in place to ensure the safety and security of their students deserve to answer for this failing in court.

Maryland School Abuse FAQ: Questions About Abuse Cases

What additional damage can school systems cause in abuse cases?

There have been cases where school systems have declined to report those suspected of abuse to the proper authorities in order to protect the reputation of the system.

What form does justice potentially take for victims of abuse?

For victims of abuse, justice often includes potential compensation for damages along with a verdict of meaningful punishment for those found guilty.

How long do victims have to file a case?

While the statute of limitations has been temporarily relaxed to allow Maryland school abuse victims additional time to react, there’s a definite timetable to be followed.

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