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Canada Goose Outlet Celestine Sackey Clarke says her son Emmanuel, 15, who attends Bedford Free School, was left “emotionally traumatised” when taken out of lessons because his hair was deemed too short canada goose discount uk last week (October 15). Canada Goose Outlet

canada goose coats on sale Students who break the school’s uniform policy are sent to the “nurture base” a supervised classroom where they must complete set work by the teachers instead of going to lessons. canada goose coats on sale

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canada goose Over the weekend before October 15, Ms Sackey Clarke sent her son to have a canada goose jacket uk haircut “because he was having issues keeping canada canada goose outlet goose outlet woodbury his hair nice and presentable all the time.” canada goose

She continued: “He has thick and hard to manage black hair, so the barber gave him a nice low haircut that is easy to brush. We were happy with it as he didn’t have to spend a lot of time on his hair until it canada goose parka outlet uk grows out.

canada goose uk black friday “Only for him to get to school on Monday [October 15] to get punished for canada goose outlet mississauga the goose outlet canada haircut. This is a very standard clean cut for a black boy but he gets punished for it.”Ms Sackey Clarke says she is furious at the school, as Emmanuel was told by the teacher who removed him from class that he would not be able to canada goose outlet online uk return until canada goose parka uk his hair had grown back. canada goose uk black friday

cheap Canada Goose Emmanuel spent two school days canada goose outlet ontario out of lessons before telling his mum he didn’t want to go to school anymore. Ms Sackey Clarke said when he came home from school as he was “very low.” cheap Canada Goose

Canada Goose sale She said: “He says he felt lonely because he was canada goose outlet niagara falls made to sit by himself facing a wall in a lonely place. Once in front of the staff room facing the wall, away from all students and the second day he was sat facing a wall by the music room by himself. Canada Goose sale

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“He was brought work from some of the lessons but not all the lessons and he didn’t get the opportunity of having the work explained to him. It was just left for him to work through.”

After two days, Ms Sackey Clarke let her son stay at home saying: canada goose outlet factory “I left a voicemail for them saying he wasn’t coming as he is emotionally traumatised.”

canada goose uk shop Bedford Free School principal Stuart Lock, who wasn’t able canada goose outlet kokemuksia to comment on specific cases, said: “I’d canada goose parka outlet clarify that we don’t put pupils into isolation for having the wrong haircut. canada goose uk shop

canada goose coats “Should pupils not follow our agreed standards of uniform, we do allocate resources to educate them in canada goose outlet edmonton our nurture base so that we can keep our overall standards high while ensuring they still receive a high quality of education. canada goose coats

Read More”The nurture base is where we ensure that pupils who are out of mainstream lessons are able to access the full curriculum and make progress, and are fully supervised. These pupils are not isolated.

“I can tell you that we have used the nurture base for the four terms that I have been at Bedford Free School for pupils that have infringed our uniform requirements.

Canada Goose Jackets “None have been in there for more than a couple of days and where the requirement has been because pupils cannot afford items of uniform, we have paid for these or lent them. All pupils and parents have been made repeatedly clear that this is how we keep our expectations high. Canada Goose Jackets

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Canada Goose Coats On Sale “This is as agreed in our canada goose outlet in canada home school agreement, which every pupil and parent will sign before taking up a place at the school. This is an important element of the very high expectations we hold for all our pupils. Canada Goose Coats On Sale

“These expectations are illustrated best in our Progress 8 score of +0.4 published by the DFE [on October 16], the highest progress score any school in Bedford has ever achieved.”

Emmanuel has since returned to lessons, and the school has reached out to Ms Sackey Clarke to canada goose outlet toronto location try and resolve the canada goose outlet legit situation.

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