The BBC reports that A boy was put in isolation at his school for having his hair cut too short.
Damon Steel, 15, was told his short back and sides cut must grow back before he could return to classes at his school in West Walton, Norfolk.
The Wisbech teenager has now been taken out of school by his mother Elizabeth Steel, who said it was wrong to punish him for a haircut.Damon, an Army cadet, had his hair cut on 19 June. The barber gave him a “number three on the top and a zero at the sides”, he said.
The next day he was called in by staff and told the style was not suitable, Mrs Steel said.“I always thought isolation was for pupils who’d been naughty, or bullies. Damon had a haircut,” Mrs Steel said.“I’m keeping him off school because I don’t agree with sending him in for isolation.”
Mrs Steel is due to meet the head teacher to discuss the matter.Marshland High School has refused to comment.
Would this happen in your school? How can a haircut effect their learning capabilities? Comment below or via twitter ~Mercedes
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