School Dress Code
Policy updated on August 13, 2018.
At the Donald E. Woods Opportunity Center (DWOC) all clothing must be worn properly; be of appropriate size, length, and with waist of garment worn at the student’s waist. Students found to be in violation of the school dress code below will be subject to disciplinary action. DWOC staff reserves every right to seize articles deemed inappropriate or in violation of the school dress code:
A solid black, navy blue, or white polo-style shirt with a collar and sleeves is required. Alternatively, the student can wear a school shirt with a logo from their home school. All shirts must be tucked in. Absolutely NO hoodies, stripes, tails, or banded, frayed or torned shirts.
Pants & Belt
A solid beige or black dress khaki pants is required to be worn at the student’s waist. Pants with a belt loop require a belt. Absolutely NO capris, jeans, shorts, sweatpants, or tucked, frayed or torned pants.
Shoes & Socks
Closed-toe and closed-heel casual dress shoes or sneakers is required. Socks reaching to at least the ankle must be worn at all times. Absolutely NO boots, high-heels, open-toed/heeled shoes, sandals, pumps, roller sneakers, or slippers.
Accessories & Jewelry
Absolutely NO accessories or jewelry of any kind. The following items are NOT allowed and will be immediately confiscated: accessories, backpacks, book bags, purses, bandannas, hats, headgear, cell phones, electronic devices, earbuds, headphones, flags, gauges, jewelry, earrings, piercings, sunglasses, or watches.
Coat & Jacket
A coat, jacket, or cardigan must adhere strictly to dress code standard. Absolutely NO hoodies, disruptive, distracting, or offensive displays of language, symbols, etc.