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Grooming Guidelines

HAIR, COSMETICS AND EARRINGS POLICIES

 

Acceptable - Girls

Hair that is neat, clean and moderate, of the student’s natural color (except for light highlighting), combed in such a way that it does not hang in the face; Cosmetics that are moderate; No more than two earrings in any ear, no longer than two inches from point of insertion.  Earrings may only insert at one site (no bars, tribal spacers or plugs).

 

Unacceptable - Girls

Exaggerated hairstyles (tails, unnatural red/orange/or other colored hair, two-toned hair colors/“ombre” look); excessive use of gels or sprays; shaved areas; hair that hangs in face; more than two earrings in one ear; earrings that are longer than two inches from insertion; bars that extend across the ear; multicolored, black or other faddish fingernail polish.  Body rings, bars, tribal spacers and plugs are restricted items and are never allowed to be worn during school or at any school function on or off campus.

 

Acceptable - Boys

Hair that is neat, clean and moderate, of the student’s natural color, that does not extend to the collar, does not extend over the eyebrow and does not extend over the middle of the ear.  If curly, hair must not extend over the eyebrows or extend too high from scalp.  Haircut length differences must be blended; One step is allowed provided hair length difference is no greater than 2 inches and there are no shaved areas; Sideburns should be clean cut, no wider than one inch, and must not extend below the ear.  Face should be clean-shaven, always.  Earrings are not permitted before 4:00 p.m.

 

Unacceptable - Boys

Mohawks or faux-hawks; bleached or dyed hair, exaggerated styles (tails, shaved areas or shaved lines/designs, excessive use of gels/spray, excessive length, a significant difference between the top and the sides of hair); hair extending below the eyebrow or middle ear; hair over collar; more than one step; step difference of greater than 2 inches; earrings before 4:00 p.m.  Body rings, bars, tribal spacers and plugs are restricted items and are never allowed to be worn during school or at any school function on or off campus.