Appropriate Dress Code
and appearance must be neat and clean and must not present health or safety
problems or disrupt the educational process.
Shoes are to be worn at all times in classrooms and hallways. Reasonable
standards of dress and appearance may be established consistent with these
rights and responsibilities. Students
failing to meet these requirements will be asked to change or may be sent home
to dress properly for school attendance.
student who wears, carries, or displays gang-related apparel, or who exhibits
behavior or gestures, which symbolize gang membership, or who causes and/or
participates in activities, which intimidate or affect the attendance of
another student shall be asked to make appropriate corrections.
of clothing, (backpacks, coats, hats, shirts, pins, etc.) that “advertise”
alcoholic beverages, other drugs, or tobacco products, or clothing having
profane or vulgar words, phrases, insinuations or pictures on them or long
coats (trench coats, dusters, etc) exposes cleavage, private parts, the
midriff, or undergarments, or that is otherwise sexually provocative is
prohibited (this includes short-shorts).
Students in violation of this section will be required to remove or
change the clothing. Flagrant or
repeated violation of this section will lead to disciplinary action. The school reserves the right to require
students to change their apparel.
Please refer to your school handbook for additional information: