St. Cloud school dean admits to having sex with student, police say

Andre Ricardo Williams faces charges of engaging in sexual conduct with student as an authority figure

Andre Ricardo Williams. (Image: St. Cloud Police Department) (Copyright 2021 by WKMG ClickOrlando - All rights reserved.)

ST. CLOUD, Fla. – A St. Cloud school administrator is accused of having sex with a student and sending explicit photos to her, according to the St. Cloud Police Department.

The department said Andre Ricardo Williams, who is a dean at St. Cloud Preparatory Academy, was arrested on charges of sexual conduct with a student.

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Police said Williams admitted to having sex with the 18-year-old student twice over the last two weeks. He is also accused of sending photos of his genitals to the student. According to a charging affidavit, explicit photos and texts from Williams were found on the 18-year-old’s phone by other students who were using it.

According to the academy’s Facebook, Williams’ employment has been terminated.

Williams is facing two charges of soliciting and engaging in lewd contact with a student as an authority figure.

He is being held on a $5,000 bond in the Osceola County Jail.

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Brenda Argueta is a digital journalist who joined in March 2021. She graduated from UCF and returned to Central Florida after working in Colorado.