A student’s appearance, including 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. 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. 8 (N.D. Ill.1987).
CROSS REF.: 7:130, 7:190
ADOPTED: October 4, 1999
Revised: December 21, 2017