Dress Code

Ooltewah High School 2021-2022 DRESS CODE:

DRESS CODE (Student)


  • Shirts MUST cover cleavage, midriffs/stomachs, backs and shoulders. No “off the shoulder” tops. Shirts may not depict suggestive wording, pictures, graphics, or advertisements for alcoholic beverages, tobacco, drugs, sex, gangs, etc. Students will not be allowed to turn shirts inside out.

Outerwear: (Sweaters/Sweatshirts/Jackets/Coats/Hoodies, ETC.)

  • Appropriately sized jackets, sweatshirts, hoodies, and sweaters are allowed. If removed, appropriate dress code MUST be worn underneath. Blankets are not allowed to be worn during the school day.  Refrain from wearing the hood on your head within the building.

Pants/Shorts/Capris/Skirts/Dresses  (Jeans, Khakis, Yoga Pants, Tights, Sweatpants, Athletic Shorts)

They must be worn at the waistline, size appropriate, must not sag, and underwear shall not show.

  • All shorts, skirts, and dresses MUST be at “finger-tip” length or beyond.


  • Shoes or other appropriate footwear MUST be worn at all times.

Any student refusing to adhere to the dress code is subject to administrative discipline set forth by the HCS Code of Acceptable Behavior.

Administration reserves the right to determine if dress code is appropriate.  



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