Any dress, grooming, or appearance, which disrupts, or tends to disrupt the educational process, or affect the health or safety of individuals, shall be prohibited (Educational Code 48900, sub-section k; 35161, 35183, 35291.5, 35294.1; C.A.C Title V, Section 302; and Board Policy 5135, 5135.1, and 5137). Modesto City Schools Dress Code Standards
Any attire/paraphernalia/symbol that signifies gang affiliation will not be allowed on campus.
Any attire/paraphernalia/symbol that displays a logo or other message promoting alcohol or controlled substances, promoting violence, illegal activity, or relating to gangs may not be worn on campus.
Student may not wear or possess hats, caps, or other headgear during school hours at school sites except as specifically authorized by a school official for such activities and theatrical performances or other approved personal reasons such as health needs. During inclement weather, K-6 students may wear protective head coverings other than bill caps such as: sweatshirt/jacket hoods, knit caps, scarves, earmuffs, etc.
1ST Offense Warning to student. Notification of parent. Student may be sent home to dress properly, if necessary.
2nd Offense 3-day suspension (7-12).
3rd Offense 5-day suspension (7-12) and possible recommendation for alternative education program.