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Inappropriate hairstyles: guidance and letters

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Last updated on 13 September 2017
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How do we communicate with parents about pupils’ inappropriate hairstyles? This article sets out information about avoiding discrimination when setting expectations for pupils’ hair. It includes a sample letter written for us by an education consultant, and links to 2 examples from schools.

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Contents

  1. 1 The governing board sets a school's uniform policy
  2. 2 Be aware of discrimination
  3. 3 Template letter for inappropriate hairstyles
  4. 4 Letters from schools
  5. 5 Uniform: related articles

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