*New* Dress Code Policy at SHS
Students who come to school out of dress code (see School Board policy below) are subject to the following
1st Referral: - Verbal Warning / Asst. Principal calls parent
2nd Referral: - Asst. Principal calls parent & student is placed in the in-school suspension room for the remainder of the day
3rd Referral: - Asst. Principal calls parent & student is placed in the in-school suspension room for the remainder of the day
A student who is referred for dress code more than 3 times will be disciplined for defiance.
To read the dress code in its entirety, please see the PCSB Student Code of Conduct or the board policy manual online, click here.
Other important dress code highlights from the School Board Policy:
A. All shirts and blouses must cover midriff, back, sides, and all undergarments (including bra straps) at all times.
All shirts, tops, and dresses shall have sleeves and cover the shoulders.
B. Shorts, skirts divided skirts, dresses, and culottes are allowed.
C. All trousers, pants, or shorts must completely cover undergarments, including boxer shorts.
D. All clothing, jewelry, or tattoos shall be free of the following: profanity; violent images, wording, or suggestion; sexually suggestive phrases or images; gang related symbols; alcohol, tobacco, drugs, or advertisements for such products.
E. Safe and appropriate footwear must be worn. Inappropriate footwear includes, but it not limited to, roller skates, skate shoes, and bedroom shoes.
Further Clarification/Other Requirements:
A. Form fitting leotard/spandex type clothing (including sports bras) is not allowed unless proper outer garments cover it.
B. See through or mesh fabric clothing may only be worn over clothing meeting requirements.
C. Clothing must be appropriate size, with the waist of the garment worn at the student’s waist.
D. Clothing not properly buttoned, zipped, fastened, or with inappropriate holes or tears shall not be worn.
E. Clothing and footwear traditionally designed as undergarments or sleepwear shall not be worn as outer garments.
F. Sunglasses may not be worn inside unless a parent provides a doctor’s note to the school.
G. Bandanas or sweatbands are not allowed to be visible on school grounds during the regular school hours.
H. Hats or other head coverings may be worn during outside P.E. activities and may not be worn during any portion of the regular school day without the expressed permission of the principal.
a. Seminole High School Policy - With the exception of P.E., hats or other head coverings will be confiscated from the student. Students may pick up their hats in Student Services in exchange of an after-school detention. After the third offense, a referral will be written for defiance.