He is not too sure, however, that the school’s aims have been accurately reported by the Herald on Sunday.

The school authorities probably are hoping to keep the child (if that’s the right word) out of their ¬†classrooms and not necessarily out of all classrooms.

The student in question did get involved in a scuffle with a teacher, after all, and the school board should have the welfare of teachers in mind as well as that of the kids.