‘Cheating’ Maspeth High School teachers fired amid ‘testing improprieties’

In more fallout from the Maspeth HS grade-fixing scandal, the city Department of Education has removed five teachers and charged them with “testing improprieties,” officials told The Post.

Ousted are math teachers Daniel Sepulveda and Christopher Grunert; history teachers Keith Powell — who also was the union chapter leader — and Justin Lacoff; and science teacher Nasreen Jawaid. They remain on the payroll pending the disciplinary process.

The DOE also charged Sepulveda with “inappropriate physical force.” Videos of the husky wrestling coach show him slamming a slight teen to the floor and putting him in a headlock.

The teachers were taken out of the classroom this month after two separate probes found Maspeth rife

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