Disciplinary hearing into Sans Souci teacher-student altercation postponed

Their suspensions come after a video surfaced showing the 16-year-old girl pushing a desk against the teacher who in turn slapped the learner.

A sign outside Sans Souci Girls High School. Picture: Monique Mortlock/EWN.

CAPE TOWN - The disciplinary hearing of a Sans Souci Girls' High learner involved in a violent incident with a teacher has been postponed.

The grade nine learner and the teacher were suspended last week pending their hearings.

Their suspensions come after a video surfaced showing the 16-year-old girl pushing a desk against the teacher who in turn slapped the learner.

More to follow.