There were steps the school was meant to take before the hearing and those steps were ignored.” WATCH: Mother of San Souci pupil: 'I’m disappointed' (Edited by Shimoney Regter)
In the video that went viral, the San Souci pupil can be seen shoving the teacher, who retaliates by slapping the teenager across the face.
Cosas protests outside San Souci in support of slapped learner The learner and the teacher were suspended after a video showed the learner pushing her desk against the teacher, who then smacked her across the face during class.
“She was charged with intimidation by verbal and physical threat to harm a person; insubordination/ignoring, or failing to carry out a specific instruction; actions which brings the school name into disrepute; violating the rights of other learners to receive an education by disrupting classes; preventing teachers from teaching; violating the rights of teachers to carry out their duties.” WATCH: Mother of San Souci pupil: 'I'm disappointed'
Picture: Supplied by WCED Cape Town – Counter-cases of assault have been laid after a San Souci teacher was filmed slapping a pupil following an altercation.
WATCH: Mother of San Souci pupil: "I'm disappointed" The mother said she's hoping her child can return to school on Thursday without any trouble.
— Clifton Strandloper (@So_Sinzable) February 5, 2019 This San Souci smacking incident is tricky.
[WATCH] Mother of San Souci pupil: 'I'm disappointed' Bertram Malgas | The mother of a learner at Sans Souci Girls’ High says she's is disappointed in the school after her 16-year-old daughter was slapped by one of her teachers.