• Dress Code Policy

    Eric Birch High School is a school that strongly believes in developing scholar pride. Scholars and staff wear Purple, Black, and Gold to support our school activities. Dress should be appropriate for normal school day activities; it should reflect pride, respect, and decency. Health and safety are guides to acceptable school attire.

    1. Shoes must be worn at all times.
    2. Clothing that causes a major school or classroom distraction is prohibited.
    3. Clothing, headwear, backpacks and jewelry shall be free of tagging, pictures, or any other insignias, symbols, or emblems which are crude, vulgar, and profane or suggest any act which is immoral, illegal, or hazardous to one's health.  These include but are not limited to weapons, drugs & alcohol, or sexually explicit.  Note: Other logos/symbols and colors may be excluded based on problems created by them on or off campus during the school year.
    4. Any article that advocates racial, ethnic, or religious prejudice or the use of drugs, tobacco or alcohol is prohibited. Examples: Iron Cross, Brown Pride, etc.
    5. No bandanas.
    6. No hairnets, or nylon stockings as headgear are allowed.
    7. No hats, hoods, and/or other related type headgear may be worn.  **See below for info. on confiscated headgear.
    8. Any garments, headwear, or accessory displaying emblems of outside clubs or gang affiliations are not acceptable and will be confiscated. 
    9. Any article of clothing, headgear, or jewelry that can be construed to have a "double meaning" is prohibited.
    10. Clothing MUST COVER ALL UNDERGARMENTS on both males (muscle shirts, underwear) and females (bra, underwear).  Underwear may not be worn as outerwear.
    11. No undershirts, backless blouses, halter/tube tops, and sports bras/exercise tops are allowed as outerwear on campus.
    12. No bare midriff tops are permitted.
    13. T-shirts, blouses, and all tops must not expose any amount of cleavage. 
    14. See-through or fishnet fabrics must have a garment other than underwear (bra, sportsbra) underneath.  Excessively revealing clothes are not allowed (cut-outs, low cut tops, etc.)
    15. Shorts must be appropriate in length for school.
    16. Excessively baggy pants are not acceptable.  Pants must be worn over the hips for both females and males.
    17. Pajamas and all other sleepwear are NOT allowed.
    18. In case of questionable dress not covered in the rules above, a site administrator will make the final decision.
    19. In order to minimize the amount of instructional time lost, students will be offered clean loaner clothing to change into.  Students will be expected to return loaners at the end of the day.  An ASB fine may be assigned to the student's account if they do not return the loaner item.
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