Free haircuts for kids K-6th grade in the month of August at jcpenney! If your kids need haircuts, you may want to schedule appointments soon, especially if you’d like to get it done for free. Children kindergarten and sixth grade can get a free haircut this August at JCPenney stores. It’s to help give parents a break as they get everyone ready for the next school year, according to JCPenney officials. Because there may be a rush of clients, you’re asked to call your local JCPenny salon now.