After being sent home from school last Monday because administrators deemed that his haircut was a violation of school policy, 7-year-old Jakobe Sanden is now back in school — though his parents intend to take the matter to the school board, protesting that his mohawk was a traditional Native American haircut.

Upon seeing his new mohawk, Jakobe’s teacher sent him to the principal’s office, where administrators called his parents to pick him up to get a different haircut, according to reports.

His mother, Teyawwna Sanden, told Fox 13 that she was shocked to get a phone call from Arrowhead Elementary School — after all, her son had sported mohawks on and off throughout his life, and his hair has never been an issue at previous schools Read more…

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7-year-old pulled from class and sent home for sporting a mohawk