SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – A former Citrus Heights elementary principal accused of molesting some of his young students was back in court in Sacramento on Thursday.

Robert Adams

Robert Adams

But once again the case against Robert Adams was continued, this time until May 23.

READ MORE: 2 Juveniles Arrested After Mother, Son Found Critically Injured In Elverta

Adams was again supported by several family and friends at his brief court appearance.

READ MORE: Stimulus Check Latest: Is A Fourth Relief Payment Coming?

The private school, Creative Frontiers, has been closed since last fall after Adams was accused of molesting students on the charter school’s grounds.

MORE NEWS: 'Intense' Yellowjacket Activity Reported Around Sacramento Area, Vector Control Says

Adams faces six felony counts of lewd and lascivious acts with a child under 14 and one misdemeanor count of annoying or molesting a child under 18. He maintains the charges are false.