Anne Michelle Porter, a second-grade teacher at Fayette Elementary School, was arrested at her home by sheriff’s deputies on Tuesday, according to court records. She is charged with possession of a controlled substance – methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia, illegal possession of prescription drugs, and possession of a controlled substance.
She remained in the Fayette County Jail Wednesday on bonds totaling $$32,500. Efforts to obtain additional information about the charges against the 48-year-old Porter weren’t immediately successful.
According to her biography on the school website, Porter obtained her elementary education degree from the University of Alabama in 1991 and her master’s degree in reading from Grand Canyon University in 2011.She said she has 17 years of experience in public education and taught for four years at a private school.