FARMINGTON, Conn. (WTNH) – A Farmington high school teacher is on administrative leave amid an investigation, according to the district.

Patrick Skerker is listed as a math teacher and a boy’s and girl’s cross country coach on the district’s website.

School officials would not go into detail about the investigation, but said state and local agencies are involved.

In a statement to News 8, the superintendent says, “We take personnel matters very seriously” and that “the safety of our students is always our primary concern.”

Stay tuned to News 8 for updates on this story.