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Timpview High School

Last modified: November 8, 2018

Student Handbook

Dress & Grooming

The Provo School District Board of Education requires all students to conform to standards that avoid extremes and, further, to standards that exemplify personal cleanliness.

BOYS DRESS STANDARDS: Tank tops, sleeveless shirts and bare midriff shirts are not permitted at school or any school activities. Shorts must be at least three quarter length (mid way between the knee and the finger tips shoulders relaxed). Shorts and pants must be able to stay at waist level without the aid of a belt or suspenders (under garments must not be visible above the shorts or pants). Shorts and pants need to be modest and appropiate and can not be mutilated with holes or tears. Boxers, athletic shorts, swim wear and cut offs are not appropriate as school attire (latitude shall be given fro special clothing in P.E. classes and athletic events). Athletic (sweat) pants and pajama pants are allowed as long as they adhre to the dress policy. Shoes must be worn at all times. Hats are allowed at Timpview High School as long as they adhere to dress standards and do not distract from the learning environment. Individual teachers may request that students remove their hats while in their classrooms.

GIRLS DRESS STANDARDS: The following attire is strictly prohibited: Spaghetti straps, tank tops, halter tops, tube tops, bare midriffs and low neckline shirts, blouses and dresses. Shorts, skirts and dresses must be at least three quarter length (which means the bottom hem must be mid way between the knee and the finger tips with the shoulders relaxed). Immodest skirts, shorts and dresses are not permitted. Pants should be modest and appropriate and should not have holes or tears. Athletic (sweat) pants and pajama pants are allowed if they adhere to the dress policy. Shoes must be worn at all times. Hats maybe worn as long as they are not disruptive to the learning environment.

Academic Integrity

Timpview High School is committed to the preservation of academic integrity and will act to deter any breach which jeopardizes the school’s ability to validate grades or evaluate student performance. Adherence to a strict code of ethical behavior is the responsibility of every student. The following constitute academic fraud and are deemed to violate the school’s academic integrity policy:

Any instance of academic dishonesty as determined by the instructor will result in disciplinary action by the instructor and/or administrators as follows:

Students who directly witness or have evidence of academic dishonesty have an ethical responsibility to take appropriate action.