Check Out what Fox News had to Say—-
“They didn’t like my dreads,” said Tiana. FoX23 reviewed the school’s dress code. It states, “hairstyles such as dreadlocks, afros, mohawks, and other faddish styles are unacceptable.” The Deborah Brown Community School in Tulsa, Oklahoma feels that could distract from the respectful and serious atmosphere it strives for.
And guess what, after this story got public awareness, the school immediately changed their dress code policy
- Tulsa school sends girl home because ‘dreadlocks’ and ‘afros’ are too distracting (rawstory.com)
- Little Girl Sent Home from School Because of ‘Faddish’ Dreadlocks (jezebel.com)
- Girl, 7, switches schools after her dreadlocks are banned (today.com)