STUDENT APPEARANCE

 

Any manner of dress, hair style, personal cleanliness, or make up which constitutes a threat to the safety, health, or morals of the student, or others, or is in violation of any statute, or which does, or which school officials can reasonably predict will, result in substantial and material disruption of the educational process, or which causes, or may cause excessive maintenance problems in the school, may be grounds for corrective of disciplinary action.

 

Legal Reference:         Hines v. Caston Sch. Corp. 651 N.E.2D 330 (1995)

Hazelwood School District v. Kuhlmeier, 484 U.S. 260 (1988).

                                    Bethal School District v. Fraser, 478 U.S. 675 (1986).

                                    Tinker v. Des Moines Ind. Comm. Sch. Dist., 393 U.S. 503 (1969).

                                    Neb. Statute 79-526

 

Cross Reference:         501      Objectives for Equal Educational Opportunities for

                 Students

                                    504      Student Rights and Responsibilities

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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