A Gallatin High School teacher was charged with statutory rape after being accused of having sex with a 17-year-old male student at her home in Nashville.

Police charged Holly Hatcher with six counts after she admitted having sex with the teenager on six occasions in the last two months. The teenager drove to her home for the encounters, said police.

Nashville police started the investigation after getting information from the Gallatin Police Department.

The 25-year-old teacher has been released on a $6,000 bond.