Student Appearance

7:160 Student Appearance

Student dress and grooming must not disrupt the educational process, interfere with the maintenance of a positive teaching/learning climate, or compromise reasonable standards of health, safety, and decency.  Guidelines and procedures for handling students who dress or groom inappropriately will be developed by the Superintendent and included in the Student Handbook.

LEGAL REF.:  105 ILCS 5/10-22.25b.
Oleson by Oleson v. Board of Education, 676 F.Supp. 6 (N.D. Ill. 1987), aff’d, 851 F.2d 450 (7th Cir. 1988).

CROSS REF.:  7:190 (Student Discipline)

ADOPTED:  November 22, 2004