South Africa: 'We are left behind' - Children locked out of school for late-coming

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    'We are left behind' - Children locked out of school for late-coming

    Learners who arrived late at Ikusaselihle High School in Imbali Unit BB, Pietermaritzburg on Monday found themselves locked out of classes, writes GroundUp. "We are told that it is the school code of conduct," said a Grade 12 learner. About 20 learners told GroundUp that they have been locked out of school for weeks and some have missed tests. The majority are in matric. They said they travel long distances on foot. Education MEC Mthandeni Dlungwane said the Department of Education was totally against learners being locked out for late arrival at the school. "There is no code of conduct ...


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