Kid Pretends to Be Teacher and Writes Letter Saying There’s No School, SA in Stitches

Kid Pretends to Be Teacher and Writes Letter Saying There’s No School, SA in Stitches

  • A primary school boy thought of a genius way to avoid going to school the next day
  • The young man pretended to be a teacher and wrote a letter excusing all learners from school
  • The online community reacted to the post with many laughing at the boy's genius idea
A woman took to TikTok to show off her funny son who doenst want to go to school.
A kid went to hilarious lengths to avoid school. Image: @puleng891/ TikTok, @The Good Brigade/ Getty Images
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A mother uploaded a TikTok video that sent South African online users into a laughing mode.

In the clip uploaded by @puleng891, he captured a letter written by her son, who didn't want to go to school the following day. The kiddo pretended to be a teacher who wrote a letter to parents detailing that children should not attend school.

The kid wrote the letter in his own big, skew writing. He misspelt all the words, but the young man did not let that stop him from delivering the letter to his mom.

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"Dera parents, no school 3 April. The teachers day a gowin trainin from Grade 1 to Grade 3."

Boy goes to hilarious lengths to avoid school

See the TikTok post below:

A young kid wrote a letter pretending to be a teacher to avoid school.
A child pretended to be a teacher to avoid school. Image: @puleng891
Source: TikTok

TikTokkers found the post funny

The video garnered over 24k views, with many online users laughing at how the kid thought of such an idea.

@Fikzo commented:

"Mama, let him stay, you received a letter from the teacher mos."

@foreversmiling said:

"I know teacher Lillie's handwriting, I believe nnana, mommy."

@LeesahA joked:

"Next time he's going to type it nd put a school's stamp."

@DeeBee laughed:

"This 1 will make his own report card, be on the lookout."

@Gomolemo_Lesego said:

"Allow him to stay at home just this one time. Just for him to think he won. I want him to show us more of his tricks."

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Boy throws tantrums on first day of school

In another story, Briefly News reported about a boy who fought with his mom on his first school day.

@veld_tie took to her TikTok account to share her experience with her boy starting his first day at the big school. In the video, the young boy is happy on the way to school. The war started when it was time for his mother to leave him at the school. The boy put up quite a fight.

Source: Briefly News

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