Friday, 22 Feb 2019

Girl found hanged weeks after school self-harm incident, inquest hears

Elena Mondal, 14, was found dead at Henrietta Barnett school, north London, in 2017

A 14-year-old girl at one of the UK’s top state schools was found hanged weeks after being taken to hospital after a self-harming incident on school premises, an inquest has heard.

Elena Mondal was found in the grounds of Henrietta Barnett school in Hampstead Garden Suburb, north London, on 5 June 2017, less than four weeks after she had cut her arms in the school toilets.

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