Dress Code

Jefferson County High School

Dress Code

Students are expected to dress in a manner that is conducive to the learning environment.  The following  are general guidelines.  However, any attire deemed inappropriate  by school staff will be addressed.

  1. Shorts, pants, and skirts should be worn at the waistline.  The length of all shorts, skirts, and dresses should fall below the fingertip when standing erect.  Pants with holes or slits above the knees are prohibited from school.
  2. Belts must be buckled, sashes tied, and buttons buttoned, except at the neck.  All suspenders must be worn on the shoulders.
  3. All students must wear shoes.  Shoes must be tied, buckled, or worn as the manufacturer intended.  Shower shoes, bedroom shoes or shoes that call undue attention are prohibited.
  4. No clothing which displays profanity, suggestive phrases, alcohol, tobacco or drug advertisements shall be worn.
  5. Hats, caps, scarves, and sweatbands may not be worn inside the building.
  6. Clothing shall be worn with appropriate undergarments.  Undershirts customarily worn as undergarments or sleepwear may not be worn without shirts or blouses.  tank tops, see-through blouses/skirts are prohibited.
  7. Combs, hair curlers, or picks may not be worn in the hair.
  8. Non-prescription sunglasses may not  be worn inside the building.