Section 7 - Students

  • Rights and Responsibilities

    Policy 7:160

    Student Appearance

    Students' 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. 6 (N.D. Ill. 1987), aff’d, 851
    F.2d 450 (7th Cir. 1988).


    CROSS REF.:

     

    7:130 (Student Rights and Responsibilities), 7:190 (Student Discipline)

     

    ADOPTED:

     

    May 20, 2002