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Black parents want Laerskool Schweizer-Reneke principal out

The principal of Laerskool Schweizer-Reneke must also be suspended pending probe into a racial incident at the school, an irate group said on Thursday. “The principal must be suspended,” they told North West Education member of the executive council ...

- Citizen

Independent Online

#Laerskool Schweizer-Reneke teacher in racially segregated class suspended

"We want a black teacher." So shouted one of the black residents of Schweizer-Reneke on Thursday as the North West Education and Sport Development MEC, Sello Lehari, announced the suspension of a white teacher at Laerskool Schweizer-Reneke.

- Independent Online

SowetanLIVE Sunday World

Laerskool Schweizer-Reneke teacher who separated grade R learners by race has ...

The teacher at the center of the learner separation controversy at the Laerskool Schweizer-Reneke has been placed on suspension. This was confirmed by North West Education MEC Sello Lehari this morning. Lehari said the teacher from the classroom ...

- SowetanLIVE Sunday World


Laerskool Schweizer-Reneke teacher suspended over race controversy

A teacher at Laerskool Schweizer-Reneke, the school caught up in a race controversy, was suspended after government officials visited the school on Thursday. Both eNCA and Open News reported that a high-level delegation of officials visited the school ...

- News24


Alleged racism at Laerskool Schweizer-Reneke probed

The North West education department has launched an investigation into alleged racism at Laerskool Schweizer-Reneke, departmental spokesperson Freddy Sepeng said today. “We are not sure whether is fake or real, if it is real we are condemning it, we ...

- Citizen

The South African

Placement of Schweizer-Reneke Laerskool Grade R learners by race causes outrage

An image has been making the rounds on social media that has, once again, divided South Africans. The picture showed the Grade R class of Schweizer-Reneke Laerskool, clearly separated by the colour of the children's skin.

- The South African


Racially divided North West classroom causes outrage

Popular parody account @AdvBarryRoux is one of several Twitter users who have shared the pic. According to the account, the school at which the pic was taken is Laerskool Schweizer-Reneke in the North West. READ MORE: Racism is the biggest threat to ...

- Citizen