Dress Code
Students should dress appropriately for classroom instruction. Extreme styles and fads should be avoided. Proper dress is conducive to good scholarship and behavior.

1. Students must wear shoes at all times.

2. No short shorts or skirts. Shorts or skirts should not be shorter than 3 inches above the knee.

3. Mesh shirts or fish net jerseys may be worn only over another shirt that meets dress code requirements. No see-through or low cut blouses. No mid-rifts visible.

4. Hats, bandanas, do-rags, hoods, etc. and/or sunglasses are not allowed unless permission is given from the office or a medical condition requires it.

5. Extreme hair styles, cuts, and/or colors that create a distraction in the classroom are not allowed. This includes Mohawk-style cuts.

6. Halter tops, crop tops, tank tops, spandex tops, and/or strapless dresses or tops are not permissible. Sleeveless shirts must be at least 3 inches wide at the shoulder.

7. All students must wear undergarments. Boxer shorts/underwear must be covered at all times. Pants must be worn no lower than hip level. Shirts longer than 6 inches below the student’s natural waist must be tucked in. NO SAGGING. Repeat offenders may be subject to a “Shirt-Tail” agreement to tuck in their shirt and wear a belt for the remainder of the year.

8. Any clothing with obscene or suggestive slogans and/or pictures is not allowed. This includes, but is not limited to, advertisements for beer, drugs, other alcoholic beverages, portrayals of violence, symbols for death or the occult, skulls, weapons, or any other image deemed inappropriate for school by the administration.

9. No excessively baggy pants, bike shorts, or "jeans with slashes or holes" above the knee are allowed. This includes spandex shorts, tights, and/or nylon athletic shorts. Leggings or tight-fitting pants may not be worn as outer garments.

10. Any dress, emblem, jewelry, etc. that symbolizes any gang type of activity is prohibited. This includes hand signs, symbols or gang books, notched eyebrows, symbols or lettering cut into the hair, and/or gang related graffiti.

11. Belts must be buckled, sashes tied, buttons buttoned (except at the neck) and suspenders properly worn.

12. No earrings/studs for male students. Earrings/studs for female students may only be worn in the ear. No other visible body piercing or tattoos are allowed.

13. No “grills” or non-corrective dental appliances are to be worn at school.

14. Pajamas and/or bedroom shoes are not allowed and should not be worn to school.

15. No “healies” or skate-type shoes allowed at school.

School dress code applies to all school activities.

Student dress shall be neat and in good taste as dictated by common sense and propriety. The school authorities reserve the right to make the final judgment as to what is neat and in good taste. Students who are inappropriately dressed will be required to wear a lab coat for the remainder of the day, in addition to the following consequences:

1st Offense –Warning

2nd Offense –Assigned detention

3rd Offense – Assigned ISS