Keyword: primary school

French primary school keeps class open by enrolling sheep as pupils

A class at a primary school of a small village in the French Alps was due to close on an administrative order because it had lost five of its previous numbers of 266 pupils, placing it just under the reglementary threshold, but in an operation organised by the local mayor, parents and a local farmer, it appears to have been saved after the latter enrolled 15 of his ewes, birth certificates in hand, for the start of the next academic year.

Row after convicted French sex offender becomes headteacher and 'rapes' pupils

Probe into how man with a conviction for posessing child pornography became headteacher of a school where he tricked two pupils into sex acts.

Man commits suicide in Paris primary school

The man in his 50s shot himself with a sawn-off shotgun in front of a dozen children at a primary school close to the Eiffel Tower in Paris.