SHENENDEHOWA CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
7312 -- Students
SUBJECT: STUDENT DRESS CODE
The responsibility for the dress and appearance of students shall rest with individual students and parents. They have the right to determine how the student shall dress, provided that such attire does not interfere with the operation of the school or infringe upon the general health, safety and welfare of District students or employees. Student dress and appearance must be in accordance with the District Code of Conduct. The administration is authorized to take action in instances where individual dress does not meet these stated requirements.
The school administration may require students participating in physical education classes to wear certain types of clothing such as sneakers, socks, shorts, and tee shirts, however a specific brand may not be prescribed.
Students, faculty, or parent groups may recommend appropriate dress for school or special occasions. A school function shall mean a school-sponsored or school-authorized extracurricular event or activity regardless of where such event or activity takes place, including any event or activity that may take place in another state or country.
Education Law Section 2801(1) --definition of school function
NOTE: Refer also to District Code of Conduct on School Property
Adoption Date: August 28, 2007