Student Appearance Code
The Niagara Falls school Community believes that the students’ appearance should at all times be appropriate for school and school functions. The student’s individual dress and appearance is primarily the responsibility of the student and his/her parents.
Ø Headgear should not be worn in the building or classroom except for a medical or religious purpose.
Ø Footwear must be worn at all times. Certain footwear that poses a hazard
will not be allowed.
Ø Extremely brief garments such as tub tops, net tops, halter tops, spaghetti straps and plunging necklines are not appropriate and may not be worn.
Ø All fashions should be no more than three inches above the top of the knee when the student is in a standing position.
Ø All articles which advertise, display or represent items depicting such themes as alcoholic beverages, tobacco, items with abusive, suggestive, controversial or gang-related themes or colors are prohibited.
Ø All underwear must be completely covered with outer clothing and all apparel should be fastened appropriately and worn as designed.
Ø Any other mode of dress or personal appearance not covered by the above,which is dangerous, disruptive, distracting and/or disturbing to the progress of the education program or activity, is prohibited.