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.  Procedures for handling students who dress or groom inappropriately will be developed by the Superintendent or designee and included in the Student Handbook.

Cross Reference: 

7:130 Student Rights and Responsibilities

7:190 Student Discipline

Legal Reference(s): 

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).

Date Adopted: 06/23/2009