Richard Stokes, Superintendent
of the Carson City School District:
"Carson City School District was informed by the District Attorney’s Office on Friday, May 23 that an Eagle Valley Middle School Paraprofessional, Stephanie Mariskanish, had been arrested on four counts of Sexual Conduct with a Pupil. The District Attorney’s Office further explained that the student in question attended the school at which Ms. Marskanish worked and that each count occurred at Ms.
Mariskanish’s apartment. The alleged action of our employee violates the highest level of trust between a school employee and the families we serve. The District will take swift action in this case and will cooperate fully with law enforcement agencies."
CARSON CITY, NV - A former Eagle Valley Middle School teacher aide is still in jail after being accused of having sex with a student.
Sheriff Kenny Furlong says 28-year-old Stephanie Mariskanish is accused of four counts of sexual contact at her apartment with a 14-year-old. The incidents allegedly happened in February and March of 2014.
Mariskanish was arrested Friday, May 23, and is being held in lieu of $20,000 bail.
She no longer works at the school.