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DUCHESS Harris-Pereniki and her mother Raechelle Harris-Pereniki, who has been trespassed from Woodlands School, say they have been unfairly treated by the school. 

Thursday, July 16, 2015

School parent trespassed after incident

Sven Carlsson

A MOTHER concerned about events taking place at Woodlands School has been trespassed from the school’s property but the school says she forced its hand.

Raechelle Harris-Pereniki says her 11-year-old daughter, Duchess, was made to run a three-kilometre cross-country race in bare feet on May 21, in spite of being asthmatic and allergic to bee stings.

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