18-year-old Deandre Arnold lost his right to attend the Texas Barbers Hill High School due to the dress code set by the school board. Based on the rules, the hair should not touch the collar, eyes and ears, which is fully consistent with the student’s Trinidad hairstyle, but now school officials "cling" to the unacceptable length of hair.
“Hair is a part of his heritage, culture, his dad is a Trinidadian,” Deandre’s mom told KRIV. “How can I put him in a barber chair and say OK Deandre in order to graduate, let me cut your hair.”
According to the Arnold family, the guy...