Matric pupil kills herself on first day

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Johannesburg - A matric pupil at a Johannesburg school committed suicide on the first day of the 2014 academic year, according to a report.

Eyewitness News reported that the St Teresa's High School pupil took her own life on Wednesday night. She was apparently at home with her mother at the time.

The school principal told EWN that the pupil had been at the school for a number of years, and had a younger sister one grade behind her at St Teresa's.

Counselling had been offered to pupils at the Rosebank school.

It is not yet known why the pupil took her life, according to EWN. 

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