School Dress Code Policy
Unacceptable dress includes the following:
Any clothing with body parts or undergarments inappropriately exposed
Apparel or garments displaying logos of gangs, racist groups, obscene language, vulgar gestures, racist, ethnic or sexist slurs, altered or customized lettering, graffiti or gang colors
Apparel or garments advertising alcohol, tobacco or drugs
Apparel that is see through
Apparel that is too loose or too tight
Apparel designed for sleepwear
Bandanas, doorags, hats, beenies, knit caps, hoods are not allowed
Any footwear that is not closed toe and has a rubber sole.
Consequences: A parent contact and/or a change of clothing are required.
Continual defiance of the dress code will result in a referral, suspension, or lowered citizenship grade.
Evidence of gang affiliation on campus will lead to suspension and/or transfer.
Dress for Academic Success
All students at Bell Middle School abide by our school dress code. The Dress Code was designed to promote school safety, improve discipline, and enhance the learning environment. All school clothing must be worn as the manufacturer intended. Clothing may not be altered or modified.
All students must enter and exit campus in compliance with the school dress code policy.
- Polo shirts with a collar.
- All shirts must fit appropriately, not be oversized, too tight, expose cleavage or expose the midriff.
- Bottoms--Solid black, navy blue, beige or khaki pants, shorts, skirts, skorts
Friday Spirit Days
Every Friday an officially-approved school club shirt, such as WEB, ASB, AVID, etc., or college shirts, sweaters may be worn to show school spirit and show a college going culture.