LONDON – A British student, with red hair claims a teacher told her to dye her hair, because “orange is not a natural color.”
Paris Lane’s mother has filed a complaint with the Office for Standards in Education, Children’s Services and Skills.
In the various messages in the media, the 12-year-old says she ran down the hall to the Kearsley Academy in Bolton when the teacher made the comment.
Her mother, Nicola, called the school and says that she was told by an employee that they know about her daughter and her natural hair color. She says that she had bought for her daughter, brown dye, because she is getting “bullied” about the fact that a redhead.
The teacher, who allegedly made the remark was not immediately identified. The school says it does not comment about a student.