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Code of Conduct

Dress & Conduct Code

It is expected that all students shall dress appropriately and act responsibly. For purposes of safety and continuity of the instructional programs, the following guidelines shall be observed:

The following types of clothing are not permitted:

  • Clothing that bares excessive exposure: Exposed midriffs, spaghetti straps, sheer blouses, low-neckline clothing, mini-skirts, and short shorts (knee-level shorts and skirts are acceptable). 
  • Muscle shirts, sweats, and jerseys with logos.
  • Oversized clothing.
  • Gang-related attire: belt buckles with letters, colored shoelaces, and any type of clothing with questionable and suggestive language and/or pictures on it.
  • Any type of cap or head cover: headbands, hairnets, baseball caps, bandanas, etc.

     NOTE: Tattoos that identify a gang affiliation must be covered.

Please refrain from the following activities:

  • Use of cell phones, iPods, or other electronic devices in classrooms.
  • Food and/or beverages in classrooms.
Upon visiting one of our campuses, please adhere to the following:

Procedures for Campus Visitors:

  • Upon entering campus, all visitors shall sign in at the main office.
  • Complete a visitor’s permit/pass and obtain the principal/designee’s approval before proceeding to the classroom.
  • Request an appointment for a visitation date and time from the office staff after entering the school office.
  • Determine the classroom activity you are observing and keep the classroom observation time and frequency reasonable.
  • Follow the school’s established procedures for scheduling an appointment with the teacher and/or principal/designee after the classroom visit, if needed.
  • Before leaving campus, return the visitor’s permit and sign out at the main office.


Some Important Rules for Visitors:

  • Children who are not enrolled at the school are not to be on the campus unless prior approval of the principal/designee has been obtained.
  • Enter and leave the classroom as quietly as possible.
  • Do not converse with the students, teacher(s), and/or instructional assistants during instructional time.
  • Do not interfere with any school activity during the visitation.
  • Guide dogs/animals are permitted for our students; other pets, including therapy pets are not allowed on campus.

LAUSD Bulletin-1325.1 (Office of Chief Operator Officer)

LAUSD Bulletin – 3845 (Instructional Services)