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Las Vegas mother suing Joseph Neal Steam Academy for physical abuse of her child

Posted at 6:47 PM, Jun 21, 2022
and last updated 2022-06-21 23:06:20-04

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — A local mother is suing Clark County School District alleging a teacher kicked her daughter as part of a game.

This is according to court documents. The documents state that it was part of the quote, “kicking game.”

Jessica Hernandez's daughter is 7 years old and went to Joseph Neal steam Academy.

She pulled her daughter from the school in October.

The lawsuit states that her daughter was on the receiving end of alleged physical force verbal abuse, and humiliation.

In a response to the lawsuit, the Clark County School District denied the allegations presented by Hernandez.