Program Expectations: Dress Code


Students are expected to dress responsibly, modestly, and appropriately for our school setting. Here are the rules and guidelines:

  •         Sleeveless shirts are acceptable as long as they are modest. No revealing tank tops,

muscle shirts or spaghetti straps please.

  •         Shirts should cover the upper body and midsection. Midriff tops are not acceptable.
  •         Bicycle pants/shorts are not allowed.
  •         See-through tops are not allowed.
  •         No clothing that in any way promotes drugs, alcohol, sex, violence, and/or tobacco.
  •         Shorts that are shorter than the length of the arm when fully extended are not


  •         Skirts that are shorter than 2 inches above the knee are not allowed.
  •         Jeans with inappropriate tears or rips are not allowed.
  •         No hats, bandanas, do-rags, etc. inside.
  •         Gang-related colors, apparel, clothing and jewelry cannot be worn.
  •         Cleavage should not be visible.
  •         Undergarments should not be visible.
  •         Students are expected to wear clothing appropriate for the weather, particularly on

days that students have physical education class (typically held outside).

A student who arrives at HA dressed in an inappropriate manner will need to wear HA provided clothing when available or will be sent home to change.