A former Hays USD 489 paraeducator pleaded not guilty Monday morning in Ellis County District Court to a charge she attempted to have sexual relations with a high school student.

Taylor Rogers is charged with attempted unlawful voluntary sexual relations, a felony involving a 17-year-old boy Nov. 1. According to court documents, Taylor attempted to solicit the student to perform a sexual act; the student refused.

Her employment with USD 489 was terminated Jan. 17.

A two-day trial will be scheduled.