FILE:  GAMB

 

EMPLOYEE DRESS CODE

 

 

All teachers, administrators, paraprofessionals, central office professional staff, and school office staff shall be expected to wear attire which will promote and bring dignity to the teaching profession.  The Caldwell Parish School Board believes all employees, by observing the following objectives and guidelines concerning employee dress, will demonstrate to the students and public of Caldwell Parish an attitude of professionalism and leadership. 

 

Principals may designate appropriate dress for Special Days (Spirit Days).

 

DRESS CODE OBJECTIVES

 

  1. To impact attitudes of respect and professionalism given to our employees.
     

  2. To set examples as a part of our responsibilities to our students.

 

FEMALE EMPLOYEE DRESS

 

  1. No denim jeans or pants or jogging suits are allowed.
     

  2. Leggings or tights are not to be worn as outer clothing.
     

  3. Sun dresses are allowed provided they are worn with a jacket.
     

  4. Skirts/dresses/dress walking shorts two inches above the kneecap are allowed but must be worn with hose.
     

  5. Skirts or blouses which expose the midriff or cleavage are not allowed.
     

  6. No jogging-type shoes are allowed.  (Medical reasons excepted.)

 

MALE EMPLOYEE DRESS

 

  1. Beards and hair must be neatly groomed.
     

  2. Shirts with a collar must be worn with only the collar button open.
     

  3. No denim jeans or pants or jogging suits are allowed.
     

  4. Socks are to be worn.
     

  5. No jewelry worn in ears.
     

  6. No jogging-type shoes are allowed.  (Medical reasons excepted.)
     

  7. Belts are to be worn with pants with belt loops.  Suspenders may be substituted for belt.
     

  8. Administrative personnel should wear ties when appropriate.

 

 

Ref:     La. Rev. Stat. Ann. ยง17:81

 

Caldwell Parish School Board