Teacher helps top pupil write matric exam hours after she gave ...

News

Teacher helps top pupil write matric exam hours after she gave birth

Educator makes sure nothing stands between the girl and her dream of becoming a financial analyst

Story producer

“She’s a good, well-mannered pupil ... and I know she’s going to make it.”

Winterveldt schoolteacher Daisy Rakumakoe went above and beyond the call of duty to ensure one of her top performing pupils was able to complete her matric exams shortly after giving birth.

Rakumakoe not only managed to convince Dr Sam Motsuenyane Comprehensive School officials and hospital staff at Odi hospital in Mabopane, Tshwane, to allow the young mother to write her Setswana paper two exam from her hospital bed, but also her accounting exam the day after. ..

This article is reserved for Sunday Times Daily subscribers.
A subscription gives you full digital access to all Sunday Times Daily content.

Sunday Times Daily

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.

Questions or problems?
Email helpdesk@timeslive.co.za or call 0860 52 52 00.