Principal gets protection order against parent who ‘threatened ...


Principal gets protection order against parent who ‘threatened to take her out’

A Johannesburg school and a parent are heading for the high court after a fight about alleged non-payment of fees, but it seems the issues run deeper


Outstanding school fees and a failed application for a fee exemption dating back to June 2019 are allegedly behind a spat between a parent and the principal of Laerskool Theo Wassenaar, south of Johannesburg.

The situation is said to have got so bad that the principal, Firzaana Tagari, secured a protection order against the parent, who cannot be named to protect the identity of his children.

The order prohibits the man from coming within 50 metres of Tagari, her residence or place of employment...

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