Grand Island Public Schools
123 South Webb Road
Grand Island, NE 68802
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Their Opportunity.

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8430 – Student Appearance


The Grand Island Public Schools endorses the concept that appropriate school attire is conducive to a learning atmosphere. The responsibility for the appearance of the students in the Grand Island Public Schools rests with the parents and students themselves. Apparel must comply with the health and safety codes and not interfere with the educational process. Freedom of expression with respect to apparel will be tolerated only to the point of compromising safety, or communicating, to a reasonable person, an intimidating, hostile, or offensive educational environment. Apparel that advocates tolerance for or advertises controlled or illegal products or substances will not be permitted. Any question concerning appropriate apparel shall be handled on an individual basis by the immediate supervisor, teacher or building administrator.

 

Legal Reference:               Neb Statute 79-526

 

Policy Adopted - November 3, 1980

Policy Reviewed 5-5-97

Policy Revised: 4-12-2011

Media Inquiries
Jack Sheard, Marketing & Communications
308-385-5900 Ext. 1127
Grand Island Public Schools
123 South Webb Road
Grand Island, NE 68802
Your Legacy.
Their Opportunity.

Enhancing opportunities by seeking and securing resources for projects, scholarships and programs.

Access digital copies of our district flyers.

Improving school-to-home communication by distribute school flyers directly to families digitally.

8430 – Student Appearance


The Grand Island Public Schools endorses the concept that appropriate school attire is conducive to a learning atmosphere. The responsibility for the appearance of the students in the Grand Island Public Schools rests with the parents and students themselves. Apparel must comply with the health and safety codes and not interfere with the educational process. Freedom of expression with respect to apparel will be tolerated only to the point of compromising safety, or communicating, to a reasonable person, an intimidating, hostile, or offensive educational environment. Apparel that advocates tolerance for or advertises controlled or illegal products or substances will not be permitted. Any question concerning appropriate apparel shall be handled on an individual basis by the immediate supervisor, teacher or building administrator.

 

Legal Reference:               Neb Statute 79-526

 

Policy Adopted - November 3, 1980

Policy Reviewed 5-5-97

Policy Revised: 4-12-2011

Media Inquiries
Jack Sheard, Marketing & Communications
308-385-5900 Ext. 1127
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