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Dress Code Policy

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Student clothing and personal hygiene are important parts of a positive learning environment.  In an effort to maximize a positive learning environment at North Park Elementary, the following dress code will apply.  This dress code will be enforced while students are at school and at all school activities.


Dress for Success

  • Dress in a manner that contributes to the total quality of education in our school
  • Shoes must be worn at all times and should be comfortable and protective for children on the playground (appropriate boots are encouraged for snow activities)
  • Coats should be worn during cold weather



Clothing items that are not school appropriate include but are not limited to:

  • Clothing not ordinarily worn in the workplace (i.e. robes, pajamas, house slippers, mutilated clothing, etc.)
  • Clothing that does not cover underwear or underwear areas (large armholes or sheer, fishnet, skin tight clothing, or inappropriate openings.) Underwear worn on top of outer clothing or where it is exposed. Short skirts (Skirts must extend to just above the knee or lower)
  • Short shorts (Shorts must extend to mid-thigh or lower).
  • Tank tops, sleeveless shirts, bare midriffs or backs, and/or see-through clothing. This includes halter, tube, and tank tops and straps less than 3” across the shoulder”.
  • Clothing or other items advertising or displaying: controlled and/or illegal substance, inappropriate or suggestive language or gang related. (Alcohol, tobacco, drugs, gang badges, gang signs or symbols, spiked jewelry, chains, etc.)
  • Clothing or other items displaying profane, vulgar, or crude pictures, slogans or words
  • Hats, head gear and sunglasses may not be worn in the building
  • Hair color, hair style, or make-up that is conspicuous, extreme and disruptive to the learning environment


Infractions of this policy will result in the following consequences:

1st offense – Student will be reminded of school policy and instructed to comply.

2nd offense – Student will be reminded of school policy and instructed to comply. Parent/Guardian will be notified.

3rd offense – Suspension will result.