The first day of school is always big. You wear new uniforms and shoes, and carry new books, but what about your hair? Picking hairstyles for middle school girls is akin to choosing a hairstyle for prom. Every day you want to make a statement with your hair since your clothes remain the same! Scroll down to check out the trending hairstyles for middle schoolers. Keep reading!

Before You Get Started

  • Hairstyles for middle school should be comfortable. Avoid heavy or below-the-eyebrow bangs to make sure they are not interfering with your vision, especially if you wear glasses.
  • Keep extra hair ties and bobby pins handy when trying these hairstyles.on to the style.
  • Make sure to wash your hair thoroughly frequently to leave your hair looking fresh.
  • Avoid pulling your hair too tight into a ponytail to prevent hair breakage and scalp damage.

Middle School Hairstyles- Top 20:

1. Low Ponytail With Side Swept Bangs

Emma Watson proves that the simplest of looks can work wonders when done right. This cute hairstyle only takes a couple of minutes and would work great on naturally wavy hair. Use some texturizing spray to add volume.

2. Soft Wavy Lob

Kaley Cuoco’s lob wavy lob is a chic hairstyle that creates a soft, feminine look. It is a quick hairstyle that requires minimal styling. Use your curling iron to get those beautiful soft and feminine waves.

3. Wavy Hair With Short Fringe

The gorgeous Krysten Ritter donned this hairstyle in the famous web series “Breaking Bad” and it became the rage for all the right reasons. This look is sure to be a head-turner in your school. You can also skip the curling and let your wavy tresses loose.

4. Side Parted Beachy Waves

Take inspiration from Selena Gomez’s playful beachy waves and let those wavy locks shine through. Create a side part and take some of your front hair, twist it and secure it with bobby pins right above your ears. Bring all or most of your hair to the front and enjoy the cute girl look.

5. Side Part Bob

We are smitten with this sharp and edgy hairstyle on Reese Witherspoon. With a clean side part and her hair combed back, this hairstyle accentuates her beautiful facial features. To create this look, comb your hair with a fine-toothed comb while making a side-parting. Use a hair-setting spray to complete the look.

6. Messy Low Ponytail

This stunning hairstyle rocked by Zendaya surely turned heads. With a middle parting and a low messy ponytail, this look is easy to achieve. Use a setting spray on the front and crown area for a clean look and a texturizing spray on the pony to add volume and dimension to your look.

7. Low Side Ponytail

The gorgeous low side-pony looks elegant on popstar Taylor Swift and there is no reason why it wouldn’t look as amazing on you. Simple yet graceful, this hairstyle would go well with any dress or skirt. The light makeup and glossy lips add to the overall elegance of the look.

8. Middle Parted Half Updo

Emilia Clarke swept us all with this “cute girl” look. We can’t get over how everything goes so well together- the dress, the makeup, and especially the hair! This gorgeous half updo with a middle parting and some loose strands at the sides is just perfect for school.

9. Barely There Waves

Sophie Turner leaves us spellbound with her ultra-loose waves. This hairstyle, hands down, can make anyone look graceful. If you are looking for something to match your shy and mysterious personality, this one’s for you. Use a curling wand to create waves halfway down the length of your hair and spray some texturizing spray to finish up.

10. Braided Hairband

We are moonstruck! This mesmerizing updo of Jennifer Lawrence is no less than a dream. Sport this dreamy hairstyle on your first day at school and prepare yourself for loads of praise. After braiding a chunk of your on one side, flip it over the other side, placing it as a hairband. Leave some loose strands at the front and make a bun at the back to complete this elegant look!

11. Wavy Bob:

It’s no secret Modern Family actress Sarah Hyland has one of the best bobs in the business. At the Nickelodeons, the young style icon led the way with modern tousles and a side-parted blunt, texturised bob. To achieve this look, stick to long layers and style them with your fingers by using a strong texturizing spray for that dishevelled finish – a perfect party ‘do for you.

StyleCraze Says

This is a versatile hairstyle and works on all lengths of hair. You may even get curtain bangs to frame the face.

12. Braided Pigtails:

Simple but stunning. Low braided pigtails can never fail to impress; create like Natalie Clay and make this old-school ‘do your go-to style this season. For an en-trend look, before plaiting with three stands use a light hairspray to hold it in place. Pair it with peachy lips for a playful touch.

13. Topknot:

We love this chic streamlined take on the topknot from McKaley Miller. The elegant actress piled her hair expertly on the top of her head while attending the annual teen vogue party. The cool-girl paired her winning hairstyle with porcelain skin and glossy lips. Plain yet impressive!

14. Straight Half Up Hairstyle:

Oh, that sexy mane! This chocolate brown hairstyle rocked by Savannah Lathem makes a classic statement with long locks. The actress sections her bangs off before sweeping them over her crown and pins it at the back with a bobby pin. Mist a strong hairspray to smooth flyaways.

15. Side Ponytail With A Headband:

It’s official, girls; the ponytail does rule us all. Beatrice Rosen’s easy-peasy side ponytail is the perfect hairstyle when your hair isn’t cooperating. To recreate this look just mist a texturising spray and add a pop of pink to your lips for an elegant, chic vibe! Not to forget the floral headband on the wavy long tresses. A winner.

16. Messy Braided Ponytail:

If you thought long locks were boring, just add a messy braid to oomph up your look, à la Ariel Winter. To achieve this lazy girl’s hairstyle, grab your hair to the side, mist some hairspray and pull back those sexy tresses into a shaggy braid. Aww-some. Also, the hairstyle requires no touch-ups. Double Aww-some.

17. Side-Swept Bun:

Can we admit how we can’t get enough of Chloe Moretz’s sophisticated side-swept bun? Try your hand on this sleek and groomed bun, and trust us, you will not regret. Just use a shine spray, hair bobbles and bobby pins if you need some help.

18. High Ponytail:

High, romantic and funky – actress Kiernan Shipka demonstrates just how versatile the ponytail can be. To recreate this classy and sophisticated hairstyle, grab your hair back in a high ponytail, leave some wispy flyaways and spritz with texturized hairspray for that extra hold and texture.

StyleCraze Says

If you have bangs or layers, leave some of your hair loose around your face to soften the look. You can also wear a cute headband or scarf around your ponytail.

19. Side Parted Half Updo:

Liana Liberato shows us how to rock the best of both worlds. The actress flaunts her sleek, ultra-chic half updo at the Teen Vogue Young Hollywood Party and further pairs it with a side parting. Thumbs up from us.

20. Wavy Hair With Bangs:

Thousands of young girls and their mothers consider what to do with their hair first thing in the morning. Nobody wants to stand in front of the mirror for hours, especially if they are going to be late for school. This article will help you get through the agonizing morning decision. Try the simple schoolgirl hairstyles discussed in the article. The suggestions will help you get ideas for your first day of school by looking at these lovely and creative hairstyles for middle school girls. We hope you found some inspiration from this selection of basic hairstyles for schoolgirls.

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