Children as young as seven are among hundreds of school pupils banned from Welsh classrooms after dishing out racist abuse and sexually harassing others.

Hundreds of youngsters have been excluded – some permanently – for sexual and racial misconduct in little more than two years, according to figures obtained from the nation’s local authorities.

Our figures, which include a Year Three child being suspended for racial abuse and students in Year Four being excluded for sexual harassment, have been branded “completely unacceptable” by leading education unions.

Reported by Wales Online. You can read the full story here. 

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