> At Roedean the girls call the female staff Madam, by long
> tradition. I've
> never heard of this in any other school. At most UK schools
> all female
> staff, whether married or not, are likely to be called just
> Miss. You have
> to train the pupils quite hard to call you Mrs X or Miss Y.

> --
> Barbara Dryden

At both high school and primary school we called our teachers Sir and Mam.
This seems to happen in the state schools, at least in the ones that were
historically not for white people, and in the private schools they were Mr,
Miss or Mrs whatever.

 Seena (in South Africa)

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