Queens teacher from LI pleads guilty to rape

A former Queens gym teacher from Long Island pleaded guilty Monday to engaging in sex acts with two students. Joy Morsi, of Massapequa, was accused of having a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old

News 12 Staff

Jan 20, 2015, 1:28 AM

Updated 3,435 days ago

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A former Queens gym teacher from Long Island pleaded guilty Monday to engaging in sex acts with two students.
Joy Morsi, of Massapequa, was accused of having a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old boy at Grover Cleveland High School in 2013. She allegedly exposed herself and performed a sex act on a second 16-year-old in 2014.
Queens prosecutors say Morsi pleaded guilty to rape and criminal sexual act charges.
The former teacher has been given one-year of mental health treatment. If she completes it, she will be sentenced to 10 years probation.
She must also register as a sex offender and surrender her teaching license.


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