Primary school students made the gruesome discovery of a human skeleton while retrieving a soccer ball from under a mobile classroom in Alexandra, north of Johannesburg.
The province’s education ministry said its mental health unit was sent there to bid She offers counseling and trauma support for students and staff at MC Weiler Primary School.
The skeleton was found on Thursday.
“This discovery was made between 11:00 and 11:30 am during the school holidays Clock made Students allegedly went to retrieve a soccer ball that was under Class 5A’s mobile classroom. The students reportedly identified their discovery as a human skeleton and immediately informed their educators,” department spokesman Steve Mabona said on Friday.
“The school board contacted police and released the students at 1 p.m could lead investigations.
“Police officers inspected the crime scene and it was confirmed that what the students discovered was a human skeleton. The body was removed and the police said an investigation was underway.” Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi said: “While we await further reports from the police, learning at the school is continuing with the necessary psychosocial support. ”
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