BOSTON (CBS) – A 7-year-old boy accused of sexual harassment for kicking another student in the groin will be transferred to a new school in the city of Boston.
The first grader’s mother, Tasha Lynch, met with Tynan Elementary School officials for a disciplinary hearing on Monday. She had said her son, Mark Curran, was defending himself when he kicked an alleged bully in the crotch.READ MORE: Nearly Half A Million Lose Power As Nor'easter Hits Massachusetts
Lynch told WBZ-TV Monday that her two children will be transferred to a new school in the city. Lynch said she will keep her kids out of school until the transfer process, which can take up to 48 hours, is complete.READ MORE: Plymouth Homeowners Scramble For Emergency Supplies After Damage From Nor'easter
Lynch also told WBZ-TV that both of her sons are happy with the change.
No charges will be filed in the incident.MORE NEWS: 'The Wind Was Crazy': Almost All Of Scituate Without Power After Nor'easter
The school declined commenting on the hearing, calling it a “specific student disciplinary matter.”