Dress Code & Policies

LONGHORN DRESS CODE GUIDELINES 

The district’s dress code is implemented (Section D page 7); therefore, students are expected to follow the guidelines set forth by the district. Dress code standards are extended to extra-curricular activities held on the campus.

In an effort to promote a safe and positive school environment which is conducive to learning the following will be enforced:

  1. No exposed midriffs, backs, or underpants.  No tank tops, halter tops, strapless, tube top, see-through or sheer clothing are allowed. Spaghetti straps and camisole type blouses are allowed if covered by a jacket.

  2. No headbands with ears, horns, or anything that is vertical from the head

  3. Dresses or skirts worn with leggings must still meet the 4-inch hemline requirement.

  4. Gym style sweatpants are not permitted.

  5. Skinny pants with pockets are allowed. 

  6. Jackets and coats should not be worn tied at the waist.

  7. Undergarments are not to be worn as outer garments (for example: plain white T-Shirt, muscle shirts), including pajama tops or bottoms.

  8. Pants and skirts must be worn at the waist; no oversized pants are permitted.

  9. Pants hems should be worn at or below the ankles.

  10. Clothing with holes, ripped, tears, purposely torn, frayed, or tear-away pant must be worn with leggings underneath so that no skin is showing.

  11. Shorts are prohibited for boys and girls.

  12. Capri pants should be no less than four inches below the bottom of the kneecap.

  13. Wallet chains, dog chains, dog collars, spike and leash type jewelry are prohibited.

  14. Inappropriate, indecent, suggestive, low cut, excessively tight, or distracting clothing (some examples: sexual slogans, gangs, tobacco, alcohol products drugs or violence) will not be allowed. This includes patches, drawings, or writing on clothing.

  15. No Flip-Flops or house shoes/slippers are permitted.  Sliders are not permitted.

  16. Body piercing other than ears is not permitted. Earrings, like all jewelry, must be school appropriate, and earlobe spikes and/or “spacers are prohibited.  No other body piercing jewelry is allowed. Inappropriate, indecent, or suggestive bracelets, necklaces, or other accessories are prohibited.

  17. Tattoos should be covered at all times.

  18. Hair must be neat and clean. Unconventional colored, multi-colored or spiked, or Mohawk hairstyles are not permitted. Designs etched in the eyebrows are not permitted.

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