On Friday, a feminine Grade 9 pupil has been suspended from Ferndale Excessive College in Johannesburg, after she was concerned in bullying a fellow pupil, the Gauteng division of training stated.
Division spokesperson – Steve Mabona stated a video clip was acquired, which went viral on social media, which displayed the pupil assaulting one other feminine pupil outdoors the college constructing.
The video clip confirmed the pupil dragging the hair of the opposite whereas male pupils made efforts to cease her.
Mabona stated the pupil has acquired a short lived suspension from the college, till the disciplinary course of is completed.
“We’re additionally knowledgeable that the perpetrator has allegedly been tormenting fellow learners on a number of events, which is admittedly regarding.”
Gauteng training MEC Panyaza Lesufi was sad with the “ailing self-discipline” within the education surroundings.
“We don’t underestimate such incidents, particularly bullying, which is a critical concern to us. We are going to monitor this investigation intently.”
The division’s psychosocial group is anticipated to pay a visitation to the college on Monday.