Schweizer Reneke News

OVERVIEW: Schweizer-Reneke teacher's suspension declared unlawful, judge orders her return to work

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News 24 , South Africa Jan 24, 2019

Schweizer-Reneke teacher has suspension overturned in court

The Labour Court has ruled in favour of Elana Barkhuizen, who was suspended from her role as a primary school educator at Laerskool Schweizer Reneke.

The South African , South Africa Jan 24, 2019

Schweizer-Reneke: A town where segregation rules

Schweizer Reneke Primary School in the town is still under heavy police guard with parents fearing for the safety of their kids.

IOL , South Africa Jan 20, 2019

TIMELINE: A whirlwind of racism and emotions for Laerskool Schweizer-Reneke

The sleepy town of Schweizer Reneke in the North West, gained popularity over allegations of racism that emerged after an alleged racial segregation picture taken at Laerskool Schweizer Reneke went viral last week.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 19, 2019

Racism on the retreat in SA

Much of South Africa is losing its mind over photos from a primary school in Schweizer Reneke, showing that black children separated from white children (although subsequent photos showed the children happily integrated).

IOL , South Africa Jan 19, 2019

#News24 ICYMI: Twist in #StateCaptureInquiry, this celeb paid R21k for a moisturiser made from her blood; and meet Bambi - the little fire rescued Cape grysbok

The body of one of the South Africans who went missing at sea in Mozambique has been found, Elana Barkhuizen gives her version of what happened at Schweizer Reneke primary school and Zimbabweans protest in Cape Town over the crisis in their country.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 17, 2019

Schweizer-Reneke teacher files court papers demanding her job back

Barkhuizen said she had first spoken to the parent earlier that morning as he had enquired about a 10% discount on school fees, which she had explained no longer existed.

Times Live , South Africa Jan 17, 2019

Schweizer-Reneke teacher says she detests racism as she fights suspension

Suspended Laerskool Schweizer Reneke teacher Elana Barkhuizen cries during a media briefing in Centurion.

IOL , South Africa Jan 17, 2019

'I detest racism' - Barkhuizen gives her version of what happened at Schweizer-Reneke school

Elana Barkhuizen speaks on her suspension from Schweizer Reneke primary school in the North West.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 17, 2019

Sadtu demands answers following suspension of Schweizer-Reneke teacher at centre of racism row

Elana Barkhuizen speaks following her suspension from Schweizer Reneke primary school in the North West.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 17, 2019