A Liberty High School teacher pleaded not guilty to misdemeanor sexual misconduct with a child.
Jeffrey Hicks is accused of having a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old.
According to court documents, Hicks allegedly told investigators he kissed the girl at his home and would frequently text her and receive photos of her through Snapchat.
Hicks is also a coach at the high school.
District officials said Hicks is on unpaid administrative leave.
He is due back in court in February.