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School being unfair because of chronic illness, advice?
Hi. I am new to this forum and in need of urgent advice. My 15yr old yr11 daughter has a chronic illness of which she is receiving medical attention for and awaiting hospital appointment. It causes her to sweat/flush badly and has doctors letter for school to allow her to remove her blazer so she doesn't overheat/faint/vomit. The new power mad head has insisted she wears this & threatened exclusion (before letter given) even though we had been in to the school. My daughter is now made to wear a bright green lanyard round her neck for being medically excempt. Under no circumstance can she take this off. She is being highlighted to all the other students as having a medical condition and is being made the subject of bullying. This is not only happening to her but others who have incorrect school shoes for chronic foot conditions/injuries. This is not right and such an unjust/unfair school policy that I cannot believe was ever passed. I want to put a stop to it now but instead of me going down as an angry parent what laws etc are they breaking? Have heard of SENDA is this inc.? Any help advice appreciated. TIA x