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School Dress Code Violations

High School Senior Suspended On Last Day Of School Over Dress Length

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 05.21.2015 | Teen

An Idaho high school senior is speaking out after she was suspended with just minutes left in the school year because of a dispute about the length of...

Does This Dress Look Too Bare? One Utah High School Said Yes

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 01.29.2015 | Teen

When 16-year-old Gabi Finlayson stumbled upon the perfect dress, she couldn't wait to wear it to her school dance. Finlayson, who attends Lone Peak...

200 Detentions Were Given Because Of This School Dress Code

AP | Posted 11.15.2014 | Teen

NEW YORK (AP) — A strict new dress code adopted by a Staten Island school has resulted in several detentions in the last two weeks. A city Departme...

The Embarrassing Outfit One School Made A Teen Wear For Violating The Dress Code

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 09.05.2014 | Teen

A Florida student says she is embarrassed by the punishment she received after violating her school's dress code, reports ABC News. Fifteen-year-o...

Superintendent Allegedly Calls Female Dress Code Violators 'Skanks'

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 08.28.2014 | Women

A high school superintendent in Oklahoma is in hot water over some alleged comments she made about female students' attire. At the end of school on...

School Reportedly Sends Girls Home Over Visible Bra Straps

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 05.30.2014 | Teen

A group of around 30 students in Canada were reportedly sent home from their high school this week for wearing clothes that the dress code deemed too ...

Mississippi Town Sued Over 'School-To-Prison' Pipeline

Posted 10.25.2012 | Education

Federal civil rights lawyers have filed a lawsuit against Meridian, Mississippi and other defendants in which they accuse city officials of operating ...

Florida Teen Fights For His 'Right To Spike'

Posted 09.28.2012 | Education

Asher Stonesifer, 17, vowed to continue his “fight for the right to spike,” even after DeLand High School principal Mitch Moyer upheld his decisio...

Was My Son Switched At Birth?

Elizabeth Dosoretz | Posted 11.11.2012 | Style
Elizabeth Dosoretz

As I look at my young son, I am not one bit surprised that he is in perfect dress code: collared shirt, navy shorts and sneakers. His hair is combed and his face is washed. Is this really my child?

Texas School District Relaxes Dress Code, Allows Tattoos

Posted 08.16.2012 | Education

In stark contrast to many schools across the country, Brazosport Independent School District in Texas is actually easing up on its dress code this sch...

100 Miss. Students Suspended On First Day For Their Shoes

Posted 08.14.2012 | Education

Nearly 100 Canton High School students received in-school suspensions on their first day last Wednesday after sporting neon-colored shoes, neon shoe s...

Shirts Supporting Dad Paralyzed In War Cause Girls To Be Punished By Elementary School

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 04.27.2012 | Education

Two girls from James Master Elementary School in Converse, Texas, are in trouble after officials claimed their t-shirts, which bore logos of the non-p...

School Uses Sharpie To Fill In Lines Shaved Into Student's Hair

Posted 12.13.2011 | Education

A Texas student is upset with school officials, saying administrators went too far when they used a permanent marker to fill in lines shaved into his ...