His mother is dead and his father is in prison.
In August, another student claimed to have been watching the boy's story when he saw Ciotta come into view.
She is pictured with one of her sons Inside, they found a torn-up note addressed to her husband which detailed her relationship with the boy.
She is awaiting her next court date.
The 32-year-old mother-of-two took a keen interest in the 14-year-old and acted as his advocate, according to his relatives.
Ciotta was arrested and police obtained a search warrant for her home.