HONOLULU - Former Damien Memorial School band director Peter John Rucci pleaded not guilty to charges of sexual assault before a judge on Monday.

Court documents allege Rucci sexually assaulted a teenage girl back in June in Kailua.  The 61-year-old man is out on $150,000 bail.

According to the school, the alleged incident did not involve any of its students.  Trial is scheduled for Jan. 29.