“I am indignant. I despatched my baby to the varsity to study, to not be raped. It is even worse to know a trainer didn’t shield my baby,” mentioned the mom of the 15-year-old sufferer in an interview with GroundUp.
She says her baby won’t ever return to the varsity.
She mentioned her daughter informed her she had knowledgeable the category trainer that she was raped final yr. The trainer gave her sanitary pads and informed her she would name her mother and father to tell them of what had occurred at college.
“However I by no means acquired a name from her. Now my daughter is raped for the second time by the identical individual, identical college,” mentioned the mom.
The newest incident is alleged to have occurred on February 13. In line with the lady, she was ready for transport after college when the guard ordered her to return to the classroom, the place he raped her.
She was very aggressive
Afterwards he gave her R2 and threatened to beat her if she informed her mother and father.
“When the primary incident occurred, my daughter solely informed me that she was bleeding at college and the trainer gave her three pads. She confirmed me the pads, I believed she was menstruating,” mentioned the mom.
She mentioned on Tuesday, a struggle broke out between her daughter and her Eight-year-old son.
“I used to be very shocked the best way she beat him. She was very aggressive. I requested her what was occurring. She simply checked out me with tears,” mentioned the mom.
The struggle was over the R2.
“I requested her who gave her the R2 as a result of on that day I did not give them cash… I questioned her once more. She simply broke down in tears and informed me that the guard threatened to beat her if she talked and gave her R2 to maintain quiet,” mentioned the mom.
Safety guard arrested
She mentioned she took her daughter to the police station and the hospital. She mentioned she confronted the trainer however the trainer informed her she didn’t keep in mind the incident.
“The principal is conscious of the allegations in opposition to her trainer, however has not bothered to return to us or communicate to my daughter, no less than to listen to from her what occurred,” mentioned the mom.
She mentioned members of the varsity governing physique had come to her and requested after her daughter.
Jap Cape division of schooling spokesperson Malibongwe Mtima mentioned the safety guard was arrested on Friday and the division has despatched social employees to counsel the pupils. Mtima mentioned he was unaware of the allegations in opposition to the trainer and the division would examine.
In the meantime, the division had suspended lecturers at Flagstaff Excessive Faculty following allegations of lecturers demanding intercourse from Grade 11 pupils to ensure that them to be promoted to Grade 12. A number of the pupils needed to drop out of faculty as a result of they fell pregnant.
At his court docket look, the accused was not requested to plead. Justice of the Peace Thobile Bara postponed the case to February 26 for a bail software.