School Teacher Charged With Abuse Of Her Daughter

Teacher beat daughter
Cheryl Lockhart, teacher accused of physical abuse of daughter

A Clark County preschool teacher is charged with beating her daughter.

Police were called Wednesday night to search for Cheryl Lockhart’s daughter. It was reported that she hadn’t returned home from school. Authorities say the girl reported that she didn’t go home because she was afraid. The girl told social services that she was bruised when Lockhart pulled her down the stairs. Cheryl Lockhart, a teacher at Hannah McClure Elementary, was charged with second degree child abuse.

The school superintendent says they will decide on her job status once the matter is resolved.