A student attacked two teachers at a school on Tuesday afternoon in the Larnaca district.
According to police, he was allegedly angered at a remark the teachers made outside the classroom and grabbed one of them, a woman, by the throat.
He then attacked another teacher, causing him to fall down.
Other members of staff calmed the pupil down and called police.
The two teachers who were attacked were examined by a doctor at Larnaca hospital. Secondary public school union Oelmek and the education ministry were informed about the incident.