Lower Dauphin

Middle School

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Dress Code Reminder

For all students, the dress code includes, but is not limited to the following guidelines:
 Students are urged to emphasize cleanliness, neatness, and generally acceptable good taste in their dress and grooming habits.
 Appropriate dress is that which is not offensive, distracting, nor does it present a safety hazard or disruption to the learning environment.
 Clothes should not be revealing nor call particular attention to the body of the wearer because of design or cut.
 Shorts or skirts must be mid-thigh, closer in length to the knee to ensure appropriate coverage.
 Any holes in pants may not reveal skin above the knee.
 Low-cut tops that expose and are revealing are not acceptable school attire.
 Boxer shorts or other undergarments may not be visible under pants. Pants should not be worn below the hip.
 Tank tops, muscle shirts, bare midriffs, biking pants, and similar attire are not permitted.
 Clothing which advertises or promotes the use of drugs, alcohol, tobacco products, sexual innuendos, or violence is not considered appropriate.
 Hats, sunglasses and coats may not be worn during the school day. Hats and outerwear worn to school must be kept in lockers. “Hats” is interpreted to include any and all headgear including headbands (males), visors, handkerchiefs, etc.