Some school administrators in China are using segregation of the sexes outside of class time to enforce discipline. Photo: AFP

Chinese school segregates boys from girls in cafeteria to clamp down on teen romances

  • Students take to social media to complain about anti-flirtation regime
  • Rules forbid schoolfriends of same sex from walking together, complaints say
Topic |   China Society

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Some school administrators in China are using segregation of the sexes outside of class time to enforce discipline. Photo: AFP
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St Paul’s Secondary School in Happy Valley. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

St Paul’s Secondary School in Hong Kong apologises over ‘hasty decision’ to call police on Form Six pupils taking farewell photos

  • In a statement posted on its website, elite girls’ school also pledged to evaluate future arrangements
  • School earlier said teacher had called police ‘out of concern for the pupils’ safety’
Topic |   Education

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St Paul’s Secondary School in Happy Valley. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
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