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A delegate propagandize in north-west England has turn a initial in a UK to offer hijabs or headscarves ragged by Muslims as partial of a uniform for pupils. Sir John Thursby Community College in Burnley, Lancashire, reacted to concerns that some hijabs were being ragged wrongly by introducing a uniform version.
However, a pierce has come underneath glow from some Muslim relatives and pupils, who feel a uniform hijabs are worried and not medium enough.
They have launched an online petition, sealed by 150 people, protesting opposite a miss of conference over a new uniformed hijab.
“Unfortunately, there was really small conference by relatives or a girls attending a school. Consequently, a headband designed by a propagandize has been created. It is really parsimonious and in some cases too brief as some of a girls have prolonged hair and so it defeats a intent to wear it,” a petition reads.
It also questions a “real agenda” behind a pierce and if it is to “put girls off” wearing a headscarf.
Headmaster David Burton has created to relatives to urge a routine and boot suggestions that a propagandize is opposite headscarves as untrue.
“We are contemptible that there have been suggestions that a propagandize is opposite headscarves. This is not true. We honour entirely a wishes of girls to wear a headscarf and we always have done,” he said.
“Students, staff and relatives had voiced some concerns that some students were not wearing headscarves rightly nonetheless a manners had not altered on headscarves,” Burton said.
“We looked towards changing a uniform routine to embody a uniform headscarf as we were wakeful that a change is indispensable to be considered. We started a conference routine in Sep and we are still collecting a views of parents. Once we have collected these views we will be deliberating them with governors,” he added.
Before a new policy, schoolgirls wanting to wear a headscarf were available to select their possess character as prolonged as it was black. The same order relates during other delegate schools in a Lancashire area, that has a poignant Muslim population.