School children create fake news headline in bid to close down school

School children create fake news headline in bid to close down school

March 5, 2020, 10:40 a.m.
It could be the case that some school children are using their computer and design skills to create fake news headlin...
Canton Geneva to change school holidays in 2022

Canton Geneva to change school holidays in 2022

March 2, 2020, 9:37 a.m.
The school holidays in canton Geneva will change slightly from 2022. 
Coronavirus: Quarantined child in Neuch√Ętel can return to school

Coronavirus: Quarantined child in Neuch√Ętel can return to school

Feb. 21, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
A school child who’s been in quarantine for the last 14 days in canton Neuchatel, as he came into contact with ...
School teacher fired for watching porn in class

School teacher fired for watching porn in class

Feb. 13, 2020, 9:40 a.m.
A high school teacher in canton Bern has been fired for watching pornography in class. He was apparently photographed.
Alarm raised after man tries to lure children with sweets

Alarm raised after man tries to lure children with sweets

Jan. 31, 2020, 6:19 a.m.
Two schools in canton Bern are warning parents after a man in a black car tried to lure children with the promise of ...
Suspected arson as Aargau school burns to ground

Suspected arson as Aargau school burns to ground

Dec. 18, 2019, 9:53 a.m.
Police suspect arson after a school in canton Aargau was destroyed by fire. 
Nut allergies no longer catered for in Geneva schools

Nut allergies no longer catered for in Geneva schools

Dec. 10, 2019, 9:32 a.m.
Geneva schoolchildren who have a nut allergy are being told the schools cannot cater for their needs and they will ha...
Controversy after school stops kids singing Christian Christmas songs

Controversy after school stops kids singing Christian Christmas songs

Nov. 27, 2019, 9:34 a.m.
A school in Wil in canton Sankt Gallen is under fire after staff stopped the children from singing traditional Christ...
Decision to ban elderly school assistants 'incomprehensible'

Decision to ban elderly school assistants 'incomprehensible'

June 19, 2019, 9:41 a.m.
A decision by education authorities in canton Fribourg to ban retirees from working in schools is causing uproar.
Online dangers a reality for Swiss schoolchildren

Online dangers a reality for Swiss schoolchildren

May 24, 2019, 9:22 a.m.
School age children are exposed to worryingly high levels of cyber-bullying, internet grooming, privacy violations, p...
Armed teenager threatens students at Solothurn school

Armed teenager threatens students at Solothurn school

May 23, 2019, 9:02 a.m.
A teenager has been arrested after allegedly threatening students at a school in the canton of Solothurn with an unsp...
School boy faces court costs after suspension

School boy faces court costs after suspension

May 7, 2019, 6:21 a.m.
A school student in canton Vaud will have to pay court costs of CHF 800 after he fought a decision to suspend him. ...
Aargau teacher sacked following inappropriate relations allegation

Aargau teacher sacked following inappropriate relations allegation

April 4, 2019, 10:08 a.m.
A teacher in canton Aargau has been sacked following allegations of an inappropriate relationship with one of his fem...
Classroom air quality disrupts learning

Classroom air quality disrupts learning

March 5, 2019, 9:33 a.m.
Poor air quality in classrooms could be affecting children’s ability to learn.
Basel schools warn of child molester

Basel schools warn of child molester

Feb. 15, 2019, 9:42 a.m.
Two schools in Basel have sent letters to parents warning them of a possible child molester on the streets.
Ticino student charged with planning killing spree

Ticino student charged with planning killing spree

Dec. 19, 2018, 9:07 a.m.
The Ticino teenager who was arrested in May for allegedly planning a mass school shooting has now been charged.
Scabies warning over Whatsapp causes parent outrage

Scabies warning over Whatsapp causes parent outrage

Nov. 22, 2018, 9:16 a.m.
Parents with children in a Zurich school are outraged they were told there was a scabies outbreak by WhatsApp. 
School trips under threat after court ruling

School trips under threat after court ruling

Oct. 31, 2018, 6:22 a.m.
School trips are under threat after the Federal Court ruled parents can’t be forced to pay for them.
School children escape bus fire in tunnel

School children escape bus fire in tunnel

Oct. 5, 2018, 9:21 a.m.
A group of French school children had a narrow escape when their bus caught fire in a tunnel in canton Jura.
Mum fined for not sending daughter to school

Mum fined for not sending daughter to school

Sept. 19, 2018, 6:03 a.m.
A mother has been fined a CHF 1,000 for not sending her daughter to school for three years.
Geneva tram lines reopen for start of school

Geneva tram lines reopen for start of school

Aug. 27, 2018, 8:20 a.m.
Long suffering Geneva commuters will be celebrating the start of the school year today – as it means the tram l...
Swiss MP under-fire for publishing school list

Swiss MP under-fire for publishing school list

July 9, 2018, 8:39 a.m.
A Swiss People’s Party MP is under fire for publishing the names of school children in Dübendorf on Facebo...
Basel school split on art project

Basel school split on art project

June 29, 2018, 6:16 a.m.
Students at a school in canton Basel are split over the merits of an art project which has been put on display in the...
Thousands of school kids out and about today

Thousands of school kids out and about today

June 19, 2018, 8:03 a.m.
You’re likely to find hordes of school children on the streets, on the buses and trains today.
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