WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) - A former Trinity Academy teacher has pleased guilty to having sexual relations with a student. 

The Wichita Police Department arrested Matthew McFarren on March 20, 2021. The department investigated after it was notified in the of possible sexual relations occurring between McFarren and a 16-year-old student. 

McFadden pleaded guilty to one count of unlawful sexual relations and will be sentenced in August. 

The school said it terminated McFarren prior to his arrest.