North West Education MEC Mmaphefo Matsemela is expected to meet learners and educators from Tshefoge Primary School near Brits later on Tuesday after one of the school’s teachers was stabbed on Monday.
According to the department, learners from school were attending classes at a local community hall as their school is currently under construction.
A 64-year-old male educator from another school in the area forcefully entered the premises and called the teacher from the hall.
An argument ensued and the female teacher was stabbed several times in the neck and the back.
Staff managed to intervene and apprehended the suspect.
The injured teacher is still in ICU and in a critical condition.
-Report by Salang Motsepe