Party’s over, boys! principal warns Selborne pupils

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Party’s over, boys! principal warns Selborne pupils

Head master is sick of boys whooping it up and then self-isolating, having put others at risk in the meanwhile

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Pupils at Selborne College in East London have effectively been banned from partying.

Andrew Dewar, principal of the Eastern Cape boys’ school, warned pupils that they would be suspended. This follows an apparent trend of pupils coming into contact with the coronavirus at social gatherings and being forced to self-isolate at home.

Frustrated with pupils who could not return to school while in isolation for 14 days, he penned a letter to parents on July 18, voicing his strong disapproval of their children’s behaviour...

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