A FURIOUS mum has stated her daughter’s college has banned her from sporting a jumper – regardless of window’s being open to deal with the coronavirus.
The girl claimed daughter Mia has even been threatened with isolation and exclusion if she continues to put on the jumper within the chilly classroom.
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Mia with the lengthy sleeved jumper she’s been banned from sportingCredit score: BPM Media
However Mia’s mum stated she was left feeling chilly on a regular basis so supplied her youngster with an extended sleeved ache black jumper to put on to Stoke Damerel Group Faculty in Plymouth.
“As you may think about, it is fairly icy chilly most days and the kids are being left completely freezing,” she instructed Plymouth Live.
She defined pupils are allowed to maintain blazers on and the college additionally gives black jumpers, that are sleeveless.
“Winter is on its manner and it is solely going to worsen for the scholars and lots of are already struggling, so I am fuming the college will not enable me to satisfy my kid’s primary wants by protecting her heat in an extended sleeve jumper below her blazer which may also stop her from turning into unwell.
The college gives quick sleeved jumpers Credit score: BPM Media
“So we supplied my daughter with a long-sleeved, plain black, knitted v-neck college jumper which the college have banned her from sporting, as it is not considered one of their very own.”
The mum stated she feared her daughter walks to highschool and will turn into sick sitting in a chilly classroom.
“I perceive the Covid-19 measures need to be in place for everybody’s security, however actually they need to be extra involved with the welfare of the kids over their insurance policies.”
Stoke Damerel Group Faculty’s govt principal, Anita Frier stated Mia was being handled pretty.
The principal stated Mia chooses to put on a short-sleeved shirt and likewise to not put on her blazer on some days.
When she wore a jumper which was not a part of the college uniform, she was requested to not put on it and it was instructed she may put on a garment beneath her shirt and her blazer if she felt chilly.
“The scholar requested our Head of Yr 11 what would occur if she refused to take away the jumper, and was suggested that ignoring instruction is in opposition to the college’s behaviour insurance policies,” stated Ms. Frier.
“We’ve spoken together with her mom and I perceive that her daughter will now be sporting an extended sleeved shirt.”