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Former Edgewood ISD assistant principal enters plea in sex case involving student

July 31, 2018

A former middle school assistant principal accused in 2015 of sexually assaulting a San Antonio high school student beginning when she was 14 year old pleaded guilty to two charges.

Severo Campos Jr. was 42 and the assistant principal of Wrenn Middle School in the Edgewood Independent School District when he was arrested and charged with sexual assault of a child and indecency with a child. Authorities had discovered he was having an inappropriate relationship with a John F. Kennedy High School student that began when she was in the eighth grade.

An Edgewood ISD employee since 2013, he began working as assistant principal at Wrenn in 2014 and was placed on administrative leave after his first arrest. He resigned from the post after his second arrest in which he was charged with having an improper relationship between an educator and student.

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As part of an agreement reached Monday before District Judge Frank J. Castro, Campos pleaded guilty to one count of indecency with a child and one count of improper relationship between educator and student.

Campos, who is out on bond, is expected to be formally sentenced Aug. 14. He is facing six years in prison

As part of the plea agreement, Campos, now 45, will have to register as a sex offender for the rest of his life.

Elizabeth Zavala is a courts and crime reporter in the San Antonio and Bexar County area. Read her on our free site, mySA.com, and on our subscriber site, ExpressNews.com. | ezavala@express-news.net | Twitter: @elizabeth2863

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